New York: E.P. Dutton, 1989. First Trade Edition (there was a Franklin Library Edition with an unspecified limitation). A near fine copy in a slightly faded dust jacket. A Mike Hammer novel, with an extraordinary full page presentation inscription by Spillane to cartoonist Frank Borth and his wife, “Suddenly I’m back in the ‘good old days’ of Funnies, Inc...Great to say hello! After 19 years I have Mike back on the streets - if you remember, he almost got started as Mike Danger in the comic book Adrian Lopez squashed. I grew older - Mike didn’t...Best regards, Mickey Spillane.”.