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The Long Close Call. by J. Wallis. Martin

The Long Close Call.

by J. Wallis. Martin

Publication: Scorpion Press, 2000, Blakeney

First edition. Limited edition of 85 numbered copies signed by the author. With an appreciation by Val McDermid. Fine in quarter leather and marbled boards. When Robbie McLaughlan, a Flying Squad officer with London's Metropolitan Police, shoots and kills a robber during a bank raid, his private and professional life begin to fall apart. The family of the dead man discovers McLaughlan's identity, and abducts his young son with the intention of luring McLaughlan to his death.

Inventory Number: 14575