The Mysterious Bookshop

Freeman, R. Austin - The Cat's Eye

New York, Dodd, Mead, 1927. First US edition. Andrew Drayton, noted collector of jewels, is murdered in a room awash with fingerprints. Add to that a secret chamber with sinister contents, and you have a vintage Dr. Thorndyke adventure to savor. Strong vg+ in blue boards. Small light crease to front board with corners slightly bumped and a small apparent ink stain to rear board.  Binding loose in spots, showing webbing at title page.  $75.00.

Featured New Titles

Specializing in Mystery Fiction and all its subgenres, including Detective, Crime, Hardboiled, Thrillers, Espionage, and Suspense.

Located at 58 Warren St in New York City, we are open Monday-Saturday from 11am-7pm. 212.587.1011

Sign up for our newsletter! Click on the tab at the top of the site to learn more!