London: Jonathan Cape, 1957. [True Crime] FIRST EDITION. Octavo (20 x 14cm), pp.160. Illustrated with photographs. Publisher's black cloth with titles to the spine in bronze, original dust-jacket illustrated by Denis Piper, priced at 12/6. A near fine copy with usual tarnish to cheap foil used for lettering, jacket near fine with minor sun-fade. An attractive copy of a scarce issue, being bound in the rarer of the two bindings (the other using a higher quality cloth with white lettering). Item #56375
Gilbert A15a (1.2).