OPPENHEIM, E. Phillips.
Title: General Besserley's Second Puzzle Box. First Edition, hardcover
Publisher:  Little, Brown and Company, Boston, 1940,
Seller ID: 107810
OPPENHEIM, E. Phillips. General Besserley's Second Puzzle Box. Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1940. First Printing. Pp. (8),3-281,(9). 8vo, green cloth with navy blue lettering to front board and spine. Includes the following short stories: "The Duchess Gave a Party", "Business for Father", "General Besserley Runs the Gauntlet", "The Unprepossessing Danseuse", "The Husband of O-Nan-Sen", "The Trifling Lapse of the Mayor of St. Marac", "Fifty Thousand Frances and a Marriage License for Marie Louise", "The Sphinx Whispered", "A Wet Day's Tragedy for Andrew Mason", "The Drama on the Sixth Tee", "The Stranger at the Bar", and "Tresillian Found a Cure". Slightly cocked, sparse spotting to top edge, a few instances of inked underlining to adsat rear, small corner clip to flyleaf, else a very good, sturdy copy. 25.0 0