Second Printing (presumed First Issue dustjacket). Hubin listed mystery. "A unique heroine in a dashing novel with all the sparkle and vivacity and cosmopolitan viewpoint of the best French fiction. As baffling as a mystery story, as arresting as the most stirring novel of adventure, with a heroine all its own, at once impulsive, generous, hard, cruel, living the life of her class, with a verve all Maxa". Very Good, small closed tear at top edge of first few leaves, small dent to preliminary pages and title page, in Very Good dustjacket, nicks and soiling.