Hardcover first edition - First Canadian edition. A Crime Club mystery story. One man had defied the blackmailing murderer known as the Black Mask and his headless body was found beside the tracks in the Underground. . Great vintage suspense. 302 pp. Very near fine in black cloth with red panels in a very good dustjacket (tears to bottom of spine with associated creasing, with tape repair to the inside of the dj.). Bookseller Inventory #
Title: THE HOUSE OF LIES.
Publisher: Toronto: Doubleday, Doran & Company (Canada), Ltd, (1932.) dj
Book Description Toronto: Doubleday, Doran and Company (Canada) Ltd. (1932)., 1932. First Canadian edition, although unstated. Octavo, original black cloth. Issued as a Crime Club book. Slight browning to endpapers, but overall near fine in dust wrapper with some small chips, minor rubbing and a bit of fraying at spine tips. Seller Inventory # 1174