First Edition. "New adventure of Peter Strangely, the lanky Iowa detective, takes place in Paris. Why should anyone decapitate an American woman, and dope a waiter and an imported gunman?" One of only two books by this author, both featuring Strangely. Very scarce. Very Good in nearly Very Good price clipped dustjacket, some fading at spine, vertical crease at spine, some chipping at top spine area.