New York: Doubleday, Doran & Company Inc., The Crime Club, 1941. First American edition. Hardcover. Fine / Near Fine. Original blue cloth, lettered in black to the spine. Published in the U.K. the same year as Up The Garden Path. A very clean, bright and solid copy. The dust jacket, with art by H. A. Peace is very bright and pleasing with some very minor restoration to the spine ends. A War-time Scotland Yard mystery. "Desmond Merrion and Inspector Arnold both work the case of the murdered butler and the mission radio station..." A superb tale of murder, espionage and the secret service. Burton is the pseudonym of Cecil John Charles Street. A lovely copy of a very desirable Crime Club title. First Edition statement to the copyright page.