New York: Cooper Square, 1973,
octavo, cloth. (xvi), 315pp. Cooper Square, Item #10817
Reprint of the 1939 edition. "...it is the story as exciting as the investigation of a murder, as intricate as a problem in chess - the life story of a self-made man who amassed a fortune and assembled the Ashley Library, one of the finest private libraries in England - the story of a man who was also a forger of fantastic effrontery. .." Illustrated.