First edition, first printing. The publisher's retained copy. Original black cloth with gilt titles to the spine. Illustrated with 4 photographic plates. A very good copy, the binding firm with some scuffing to the boards. The contents with the publisher's "File Copy" stamp to the front free endpaper and "Archive Copy" stamp to the title page, spotting to the text block edge, and scattered foxing to the prelims, are otherwise clean throughout. A scarce title.
Reed's eyewitness account of the Reichstag fire of 1933 and the trial that followed. Provenance: From the archive of the publisher Victor Gollancz.
Stock code: 16748