New York, Books Inc., 1945. Third Books Inc. printing. A glamorous film star, a playwright, the playwright's brother, Hollywood studio execs, the play's wealthy backer and his daughter, two Americans and Chief Inspector Masters. Two of these folks will be murdered and one of them is the killer. The second adventure of the inimitable Henry Merrivale, who wonders why there are none of the culprits' footprints in the new fallen snow. Small indentation to front board. DJ shows chipping to spine ends, wear & tape repair to extremities and small open tears. $35.00.