Publication: Faber and Faber, 1989, London
First edition. Page edges evenly tanned else fine in dust jacket. Commander Dalgliesh of Scotland Yard takes a vacation in Larksoken after publishing a book of poems. A psychopathic killer of young women is at large and getting closer to Larksoken with each killing. Dalgliesh finds himself involved in an investigation filled with dangerous secrets and a baffling murder case.
Inventory Number: 41144