DescriptionJohn Dickson Carr. The Eight of Swords. New York: Harper & Brothers, Publishers, 1934. First edition. Octavo. [vi], 1-225, [1, ads] pages. Publisher's full black cloth, front board and spine stamped in red. In the original publisher's dust jacket. Although this is a Harper Sealed Mystery, the tissue-paper seal is missing, except for some residue on the rear free endpaper. Cloth spine lightly rubbed at edges, some minor rubbing, bumping to board-edges. A few light scuff marks to upper edge of text block. Jacket spine mildly sunned and rubbed. Some rubbing, light thumbsoiling to jacket panels. Near fine.
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