Weissl, August. Translated by Alexander Teixeira de Mattos.
Title THE MYSTERY OF THE GREEN CAR. (DAS GRUNE AUTO.)
Publisher Thomas Nelson and Sons, London, (1913).
Seller ID 17573
379 pp, small 8vo (7 1/2" H), hard cover (blue boards with blind embossed decoration on spine and front board, gold lettering on spine) - no dust jacket. Decorated endpapers, color frontispiece. Contents: The Assignation; The Grillhoferstrasse Mu rder; The Deputy-Commissioner's Report; Commissary Martens at Work; Baron Sphor at Work; Bartolomeo Giardini; Venice; The Rialto; Meta von Sternberg; The Escape; At the Manor-house; Meta's Messenger; The Deputy-Commissioner at Work; Meta S p e a k s ; C o u nt Heinen Provides a Clue; The Bracelet; The Owner of the Car; In Vino Veritas; The Wages of Sin. Light browning to endpapers, faint erased pencil marks and tiny edge tear (archivally taped) on free front endpaper, small crease a nd t in y te ar (a rc hi vally taped) at fore-edge of pages 335-350, two small stains on rear board, light wrinkling at top/bottom of spine, light edge wear, browning and small stain on top of textblock. G+