THE EXPLOITS OF A PHYSICIAN DETECTIVE. Chicago: Clinic Publishing Co., 1908. Octavo, pp. [1-5] 6-322, illustrations, original blue gray cloth, spine panel stamped in white, pictorial paper label laid onto front panel. First edition. Cases of Dr. Furnivall, "who for some years had acted as resident physician in the state penitentiary, and whose name was famous in penology." Queen, The Detective Short Story, p. 10. Smith, American Fiction, 1901-1925 B-1362. Early owner's name on front pastedown. Perishable white spine stamping mostly gone, chip from paper onlay on front panel with loss of "M. D.," cloth rubbed at spine ends and corner tips, a very good copy overall. A scarce book. (#159742).
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