London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1937, Hardback in dust wrapper.
Signed by the author, with dedication, on the title page without provenance.
From the cover: After leading us on three most delectably wild-goose chases,Victor Canning has apparently decided that there is something to be said for the staying in one place. Matthew Silverman is no peripatetic hero but the likeable editor of the Swanbridge Messenger, and Swanbridge is just one of those small…
Good in Good Dust Wrapper. Unlaminated dust wrapper a little edgeworn and faded with a little loss to the head of the spine and top corners. Leans slightly. Gently faded at the spine of the binding. Pages lightly age-tanned, more so to the blanks.
Green boards with Black titling to the Spine. 316  pages. 8″ x 5¼”.
Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I charm you with my array of books shown in my Fiction Author: C catalogue?