London: William Heinemann, 1956. FIRST EDITION. Octavo, pp.; 233. Publisher's orange cloth with gilt titles to spine, in decorative dust-jacket designed by Judith Bledsoe. Small area of toning to the bottom right corner of a few of the early pages, price clipped dust-jacket shows well with a couple of small closed tears at the top edge, some slight nicking along the top and bottom edges. Very good. Set in Southeast Asia, 'The Night-Comers' covers 24 critical hours in a military coup d'etat. Published in America as 'State of Siege'. Filmed by Rank in 1959. Item #47474
HUBIN; Crime Fiction IV p26-7.