First edition. Pages evenly browned else fine in lightly rubbed dust jacket with light wear to head and tail of spine and to the extremities. A Father Shanley and Sammy Golden mystery. "Sammy is told to acquire a hangover and then report for duty. This is an unorthodox order, but on it hangs the catching of a cop-killer, the murderer of one of Sammy's friends." Not only does Sammy have to deal with his murder but also with the murder of black market diamond king, Hans Kessener, supposedly killed by the dead cop's wife. Golden leaves her to his old friend, Father Shanley, for absolution while he t face after a further involvement with the disposition of the diamonds . fellow police officer Don Wells." Sammy's investigation soon leads him to black market diamond king, Hans Kessener.
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