Publisher:Harper & Row, Publishers, New York, 1978
Illustrator:David Christiansen -- Cover Art
Binding:Hardcover (Original Cloth)
Harper & Row, Publishers, 1978, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, First, Illustrated By: David Christiansen -- Cover Art
Gray coloured endpapers. 1/4 buckram cloth backstrip with brown coloured titles. 3/4 blue coloured boards. Colour illustrated dustwrapper, by David Christiansen, with blue and red coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. Black-and-white photograph of author to the rear dustwrapper panel. A novel set in Rome, and more specifically the Vatican City, where a group of incompetent would-be thieves try and steal from the Vatican's vaults, priceless mediaeval manuscripts. Bumping to the backstrip and rubbing to the book corners. Fading to the top book edges and to the top edge of the endpapers. A little rubbing and creasing to the dustwrapper edges. Small close to tears to the top and bottom edge of the rear dustwrapper panels. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. VIII, 214 pages, last five pages blank. . Deckled Front Edge (rough cut). Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: David Christiansen -- Cover Art. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Fiction; ISBN: 0060129662. ISBN/EAN: 9780060129668. Inventory No: 0109008.