London: The Crime Club by Collins, 1965. FIRST EDITION. Octavo, pp.256. Publisher's red cloth with gilt titles to spine and pattern to boards, in pictorial dust-jacket designed by Brian Russell. No inscriptions or price-clipping 16s net. Light wear only; a near fine copy. "It is Miss Marple's destiny to stumble across violence and mystery. Her brief London holiday at Bertram's Hotel soon presents her with a most complex and baffling puzzle.".