New York: D. Appleton & Company, 1926. First American edition. Hardcover. Near Fine / Near Fine. A very clean, bright and solid copy. Scarce in jacket. Published in England as The Secret of the Hills. The first James Drew mystery. This one has a little bit of everything - hidden treasure, stately English Country House, London fog, secret codes and map, ancient manuscript, kidnapping, and hiking the Scottish Highlands looking for hidden caves. Very minor edge-wear and some minor chipping to the spine ends. Bottom right corner of front endpaper chipped.