|Russell Thorndike's first novel, written in his late twenties, was Doctor Syn. This melodramatic thriller described the life and death of Christopher Syn of Dymchurch in Kent — parson, pirate and smuggler chief. The first issue by Thomas Nelson in 1915 misspelt the author's surname as Thorndyke.
Here we have an Esprit ReproJacket which shows the book's decorated boards together with the front panel of the original jacket.
ReproJacket #317-A-1 Esprit, size 197x490mm.