First Edition. Arthur Becher dustjacket art. A newly wed couple arrive in Paris. Its the Exhibition and every lodging house is at full capacity. At well past midnight they manage to secure rooms at an ancient home, although not together. Morning comes but her artist husband is nowhere to be found. Not only has he mysteriously disappeared but the owners deny all knowledge that he even exists, insisting that the bride arrived alone. Uncommon. Very Good or Near Fine, ownership signature at front endpaper and half title page, in Very Good dustjacket, modest soiling to spine and panels, nickel sized chip at lower rear panel.