Collins Crime Club, 1954.
First edition. first printing. 8vo. Orange boards with black titles. Green typographical dustwrapper. A fine copy with no inscriptions. No marks to textblock edges. The fine dustwrapper is crisp and fresh with no toning to white lettering on spine. No marks to rear panel. Original price of 10s6d net on front flap. An exceptional copy.
A Hercule Poirot novel. A number of scientists go missing and one woman appears to hold the key to the mystery but she is dying from injuries sustained in a plane crash.
Wagstaff & Poole p.204.