Presumed First Edition, no statement. Herbert Fouts dustjacket art. Rare skiing themed mystery novel. 'There are too many mysterious thefts in the light-hearted and light-fingered atmosphere of a Swiss winter-sports hotel - which leads to the employment of an investigator who has a surprising method of terrorizing suspects.' Uncommon mystery novel with great jacket artwork. Near Fine but for a couple of faded spots, in Very Good dustjacket, some shallow edge chips, dime sized chip at top spine end.