New York: Crown Publishers, Inc., 1995. First Edition, First Printing. Cloth and boards. SIGNED by the Author, 8vo, black quarter cloth with silver spine lettering over black boards, Mylar-protected pictorial dust jacket (unclipped), [viii] + 327 pages. Near Fine / Fine. Item #1854
A Inspector Wexford mystery. Against a background of unemployment and social decay, Chief Inspector Wexford becomes embroiled in a murder case involving racism and sexism that tests his powers of deduction as well as his beliefs and prejudices. Author's 16th book.
SIGNED & Near Fine Condition with a few small spots on the top- and fore-edges of the paper. No remainder marks.