London: Peter Davies, 1960, Hardback in dust wrapper.
from the cover: Carolus Deene, Senior History Master at the Queens School, Newminster and Ace Private Detective is called to the village of Gladhurst, some 40 miles away from the school, for his new murder case. As it is during the spring term he tells Mrs Bobbin, who has asked him to unmask the murderer of her sister Millicent, that it can only be a part-time job so far as he is concerned. But Mr…
Very Good in Very Good Dust Wrapper. A little rubbing to the edges of the dust wrapper, with a small closed tear to the head of the spine now tape reinforced on the verso. A little age-toning to the edges of the text block.
Green boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. 190 pages. 7½” x 5″.
Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I beguile you with my offerings from my intriguing Fiction Author: B catalogue?