Regester, Seeley [pseud. of Metta Victoria Fuller Victor]
Photographic reprint of the American detective novel, generally acknowledged as the first by a woman, originally published serially in 1866 and in book form in 1867. With an introduction by Michele Slung. Boston: Gregg Press, 1979. Reprint edition. Octavo, 8-1/4 x 5-5/8 in. ix, vi, 308pp. Light shelf wear. Else about fine in a very good jacket with a 1" closed split to top of front flap hinge, light tattering along top edge. A title in the Gregg Press Mystery Series, edited by Otto Penzler.