Second Impression. “A” dustjacket art. Farcical detective mystery and thriller involving a character who writes detective fiction. Basis for the 1917 black and white silent film of the same name produced by the Selig Polyscope Company, directed by Otis Thayer and starring Ralph Herz and Nellie Hartley. Scarce title by prolific writer, historian and playwright. Near Fine, in a Very Good dustjacket with shallow edge chips and short closed tears, modest surface wear and very light, small stain to front cover of dustjacket.