First Edition. B. H. dustjacket art. Mystery novel of a business tycoon whose firm is on the verge of bankruptcy. His only choice to save his business is to commit a crime. "His wife deserts him, his friends are unable to understand the situation, yet, though constantly haunted by fear of discovery, he goes steadily towards the task he has set himself in order that he may uphold the reputation of his forbears who built up the great business". Near Fine in Very Good plus dustjacket, few shallow chips.