SIGNED on a tipped-in, what appears to be a homemade but attractive bookplate to the half-title page. First edition with number line to one. Appears unread, unclipped and not remaindered. Solid copy, interior is clean. Bright silver titles to spine. Corners are sharp and square. Lightly soiled to the edges. Dust jacket is lightly bumped to extremities, short tear to the bottom edge of the rear panel near the spine; few tiny chips to extremities and light shelf wear to show. Dust jacket now protected in archival brodart cover. The introduction of detective Joe Gunther in Mayor's first novel. Please visit our listings for additional Signed Archer Mayor titles.