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Yesterday In The Back Lane. by Bernice. Rubens

Yesterday In The Back Lane.

by Bernice. Rubens

Publication: Little, Brown, and Company, 1995, London

First edition. Fine in dust jacket with wrap around promotional band. Carrying only a borrowed carving knife, Bronwen Davis returns home from her aunt's hoping to find Christmas cheer. To her dismay, she only finds a man with one thing on his mind, he throws himself upon her. Having only the knife to protect herself, Davis reacts. Now she's a murderess; but she doesn't tell anyone. The police, however, find a suspect. Davis knows that by confessing she can save the man, but it will be at her own self sacrifice. What does she do?

Inventory Number: 11044