New York, Dutton, 1953. Stated first (US) edition. This third book to feature Shakespearean mountain climbing sleuth Abercrombie 'Filthy' Lewker finds him on holiday with his wife in Cumberland, England. Enlisted to help find a missing climber, he notes that another climber went missing under similar circumstances, which makes him suspicious. Slight wear to extremities, particularly corners. Dust jacket shows rubbing to spine ends and extremities with apparent tape residue to front flap. $75.00.