Bronxville, NY: The Laughing Buddha Press, 1984. First edition thus. Narrow 8vo, ii, 49 pp, saddle-stitched in illustrated card wraps. One of a limited edition of 200 hand-numbered copies.
Translation of the author's terrific essay on the mystery novel, done into American by A. W. Sadler and Roberto Yahni.
A couple light smudges to the wraps, else fine. Item #27771