• Unsigned
  • Hardcover
  • UK First Edition, First Printing
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Released January 1, 1970

£75.00

May Forbes, forty plus and single, came four nights a week to feed the wild cats on Broomstick Common. That was how she happened to glimpse a masked man with a spade. Fearful for her own life, she lands up at the Mettlesome Horse, where that remarkable lawyer, Arthur Crook, is drinking at the bar.


So when the body of pretty eighteen-year-old Linda Myers is found buried on the Common, Crook discovers a number of people who might want the girl dead.Then May Forbes leaves for work one lunchtime and does not reappear . . .

Book Condition & Notes

Some minor splitting to spine at front cover, and some minor staining to the inside of the back cover. Slight bruising to bottom of spine. In a very good priceclipped dust jacket with a small tear to the rear top corner, and a watermark to the rear bottom corner.


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All of our books that a have dust wrapper are covered in clear protective, removable film and are packed professionally in bubble wrap and a box for shipping so that they reach you in perfect condition.

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Book Condition & Notes

Some minor splitting to spine at front cover, and some minor staining to the inside of the back cover. Slight bruising to bottom of spine. In a very good priceclipped dust jacket with a small tear to the rear top corner, and a watermark to the rear bottom corner.


Professionally Packed

All of our books that a have dust wrapper are covered in clear protective, removable film and are packed professionally in bubble wrap and a box for shipping so that they reach you in perfect condition.