Publisher: Michael Joseph, London;
Date of Publication: 1973
Stock Code: 4510
FIRST EDITION. Octavo. 284 pp. Book Condition: Near Fine. Jacket Condition: Very Good. Publishers’ charcoal grey cloth with gilt titles to spine in unclipped pictorial dust-jacket. A very clean copy; no annotation or inscriptions. Jacket a little creased top edge otherwise also near-fine.
The Author’s fourth novel. Lewis (1940-82) was a scriptwriter for British TV series Dr Who and Z-Cars as well as a successful crime novelist; his second novel “Jack’s Return Home” was re-titled as “Get Carter”, the story behind the cult film of the same name.