CARNIVAL OF CRIME: THE BEST MYSTERY STORIES OF FREDERIC BROWN. Edited by Francis M. Nevins, Jr., and Martin H. Greenberg. Carbondale & Edwardsville: Southern Illinois University Press, . Octavo, two-part cloth. First edition. Collects twenty-three short stories, with introduction by Bill Pronzini and a checklist of Brown's fiction by Francis M. Nevins, Jr. A fine copy in fine dust jacket. This book had a second printing, this first printing is uncommon. (#163353).
First printing has code "90 89 88 87 86 85 6 5 4 3 2 1" on copyright page.