London: William Heinemann, 1956. [Thriller] FIRST EDITION. Octavo (20 x 14cm), pp.[vi]; 233. Publisher's orange cloth with gilt titles to spine, in decorative dust-jacket designed by Judith Bledsoe, priced at 13/6. Book is clean and fresh, jacket is bright, with some small chips to crown. Near fine. Set in South East 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. The novel was favourably reviewed by Ian Fleming for The Sunday Times. Item #55637
HUBIN; Crime Fiction IV p26-7. Gilbert; Ian Fleming The Bibliography pp.545, 634.