First edition, first printing. 8vo. Dark red boards with silver titles. Pictorial dustwrapper. A fine copy with clean boards. A couple of spots to leading edge only. No inscriptions. The near fine/fine dustwrapper is complete with light wear only to extremities. Original price of 7s6dnet to front flap. An attractive complete copy of a title notoriously found in poor condition.
The action moves from Cornwall to the vice laden cities and primitive hill villages of Italy.