New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1945. First U.S. edition. Basis for the 1952 crime film noir "Diplomatic Courier" directed by Henry Hathaway and starring Tyrone Power, Patricia Neal and Stephen McNally. Very good or better with discoloration to lower corner, rear board; in good or better dust jacket with light soiling and rubbing, shallow chipping, and old internal tape repair. Scarce.