THE FLORENTINE DAGGER: A NOVEL FOR AMATEUR DETECTIVES. New York: Boni and Liveright Publishers, . Octavo, pp. [1-8] 9-12 [13-14] 17-256 [257-258: blank] [note: text complete despite gap in pagination; last leaf is a blank], five inserted plates with illustrations by Wallace Smith, original pictorial oatmeal buckram, front and spine panels stamped in black. First edition. "... a fine novel by a master writer."- Pronzini and Muller, 1001 Midnights, pp. 353-54. Filmed in 1935. Hubin (1994), p. 389. Slight spine lean (a problem common to this book), hint of tanning to spine panel, a nearly fine copy. (#77257).