Publication: Victor Gollancz Ltd, 1956, London
First edition. Fine in price-clipped dust jacket. Eighteen detective stories that includes The Lombard Books, a story of deception and faking of portions of stories. Mr. Lombard is slowly going mad....can something in his library be the cause? Also contains Dangerfield's Diary in which Ralph Dangerfield maintained a diary of the personal doings of his friends for purposes of blackmail. Upon his death his mother burned the diaries, but one for 1911 escaped the fate of the others and there was cause for concern.
Inventory Number: 45448