London: Museum Street Thriller; Arthur Barker Limited, 1957. First edition. Hardcover. SIGNED. 255pp. Duodecimo [19 cm] Dark blue cloth-effect paper over boards. Very good plus condition. The head of the spine is bumped, and the front cover is just a little concave. The pictorial dust jacket is in very good condition, with a yellowed rear panel, and with fading to the jacket's spine. There are sporadic small open and closed tears in the edges. The largest tear is an open tear at the head of the jacket's spine. The tear measures 1" wide by 1/4" deep. Item #42957
The story of a man wrongly imprisoned for murder. Inscribed at length by the author on the front free endpaper.