Indianapolis New York: The Bobbs-Merrill Company, Inc., 1972. First Edition / A Black Bat Mystery. Cloth. INSCRIBED by Bill Pronzini [aka "Jack Foxx," on the title page ; 8vo, black cloth with silver lettering on spine, archival polyester-protected green dust jacket (unclipped) with stylized blue bird on front cover; 189 pages. Fine / Very Good +. Item #7495
Bill Pronzini (born 1943) is an American writer of detective fiction. Pronzini is the creator of the San Francisco-based Nameless Detective, who starred in over 40 books from the early 1970s into the 2000s. This suspenseful novel involves an American pilot's smuggling adventures in the exotic Far East.
Author's Third Book. SCARCE. Tight, bright, clean copy in a bright dust jacket (unclipped) by Lawrence Ratzkin with light edgewear (most evident at its corners).