First edition, first printing. 8vo. Dark red boards with silver lettering. Pictorial dustwrapper. A near fine copy with clean boards. No inscriptions. The near fine dustwrapper is complete with light wear to extremities. Original price of 7s6dnet to front flap. Light dusting but none of the usual toning to wrapper spine. A very attractive copy.
The action moves from Cornwall to the vice laden cities and primitive hill villages of Italy.