GARDNER, ERLE STANLEY. 1889-1970.
The Case of the Lame Canary. New York: William Morrow and Company, 1937.
Original black cloth with yellow band, lettered in yellow, top edge yellow, dust jacket. Jacket rubbed, light chipping at extremities.
FIRST EDITION, SIGNED AND INSCRIBED twice on the front free endpaper: "To / Tee - who has what it takes - and tickles a mean typewriter herself - with lots of love from / Erle" and "To Tee Rose / from / Erle Stanley Gardner / Sept 1937."