1. seattlemysterybooks:

1949 Dodd Mead hardcover
1949 Dell paperback reissue
Seattle Mystery Bookshop

    seattlemysterybooks:

    1949 Dodd Mead hardcover

    1949 Dell paperback reissue

    Seattle Mystery Bookshop

    (Source: zestyblog)

  2. Fun fact: this was also the cover of Private Investigator Detective Magazine #1, Winter 1956 - Original publication of Michael Avallone’s Ed Noon and the bouncing Betty. The illustration has just been flipped and the name Ed Noon on the door occulted.

    Fun fact: this was also the cover of Private Investigator Detective Magazine #1, Winter 1956 - Original publication of Michael Avallone’s Ed Noon and the bouncing Betty. The illustration has just been flipped and the name Ed Noon on the door occulted.

  3.  New York: Henry Holt and Company, [1940]. Octavo, cloth. First edition. The second Mike Shayne detective novel.

    New York: Henry Holt and Company, [1940]. Octavo, cloth. First edition. The second Mike Shayne detective novel.