Santa Monica, CA: Sidereal Company, 1951.
First Edition. Hardcover. Near fine in a Very Good dust jacket. 415 pp. Light offsetting to front endpapers; else a fine copy in original beige cloth. Dust jacket price clipped, sunned at the spine, chipped at corners. "The first definitive, factual account of the Hollywood and Los Angeles underworld, told by [a] former vice-squad officer and police sergeant who saw it from the inside and wrote many pages of its ignoble history on police blotters and in the city's courts" (jacket).