Fredric Brown (1906 1972) was an American science fiction and mystery writer. His first book, The Fabulous Clipjoint, won the Edgar Award for outstanding first mystery novel. It began a series starring Ed and Ambrose Hunter, in which the young man, Ed, gradually progresses as a detective under the tutelage of his uncle, an exprivate eye now working for a carnival.
Publisher: E. P. Dutton & Company
Edition: First edition
Date Published: 1948
Place Published: New York
Condition: Very good
Dust Jacket: Yes
Jacket Condition: very good
Details: 224 p. 21 cm. Red cloth with black print. In mylar-covered pictorial dustjacket. Light shelf wear. Lacking front free endpaper. Canadian National Railways stamp at top of p. 99.