London Sydney Auckland Johannesburg: Century / A Mysterious Press Book, 1990. First Edition, First Printing. Cloth. SIGNED by the Author on the title page, 8vo, black cloth with gold lettering on spine, archival mylar-protected pictorial dust jacket (unclipped) depicting "Bertie," the Prince of Wales and his drunken associates, scarlet-&-black patterned endpapers, 220 pages. Very Fine / Very Fine. Item #5706
Peter (Harmer) Lovesey (born 1936), also known by his pen name Peter Lear, is a British writer of historical and contemporary detective novels and short stories. His best-known series characters are Sergeant Cribb, a Victorian-era police detective based in London, and Peter Diamond, a modern-day police detective in Bath.
BERTIE AND THE SEVEN BODIES resembles a "Golden Age" detective story that is "filled with clues, corpses and conspiracies"--jacket
EXCEPTIONAL CONDITION in all respects. No remainder marks.