By: Taylor, Kressmannn [[Taylor, Kathrine Kressmann]; Burnett, Whit [Foreword]
New York, Simon and Schuster: 1939
Edition: Third Printing
Seller ID: 561H4689
A prescient series of fictional letters, spanning sixteen months between 1932 and 1934, between a Jewish art dealer in San Francisco and his gentile business partner who has returned to Germany in the formative years of the Nazi regime. First published in Story magazine in 1938. The magnum opus of Kathrine Kressmann Taylor [1903-1996], she was assigned the nom de plume Kressman Taylor by her husband and Story's editor Whit Burnett who, per an online reference, felt the concept of murder by mail was too strong to appear under the name of a woman.  p. Dust jacket not included. Unmarked ... View More...