Faber & Faber, 1994, Hardcover, Book Condition: Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, First Edition, Illustrated By: Andrew Davidson -- Cover Art
426 pages, author's note. Black coloured boards with yellow writing on the spine. Bumping and rubbing to the head and to the heel of the back strip. Rubbing to the book corners and light browning to the text block edges. The major fault with the book is that there has been a gift inscription to the title page. Illustrated dust wrapper, by Andrew Davidson with white writing on the front panel and spine. Rubbing and chipping to the dust wrapper corners. Rubbing and chipping to the top back strip edge. The laminate of the dust wrapper has become a little scuffed and marked. In this novel Adam Dalgliesh has to unravel the mystery of the death of the unpopular publishing figure Gerard Etienne ( with no lack of suspects ). This is the first UK edition. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Andrew Davidson -- Cover Art. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Fiction; Fiction -- Crime; ISBN: 0571172539. ISBN/EAN: 9780571172535. Inventory No: 0104873.