A novelist's curiosity of a crime committed in a back street not far from the Elephant and Castle in 1938. Dust jacket worn with chipping to the extremities.
Edgeworn dustjacket, heavy foxing ( age spotting) to the endpapers, first UK edition 1949. Cassell UK.
Although it is a novel, it is based on real evenst that tHE author had knowledge in pre war London .
The dustjacket is now in a ( modern) clear plastic archival dustjacket cover.