Hodder & Stoughton, 1992.
Signed by author to titlepage. First edition, first printing. 8vo. 248pp. Black boards with gilt lettering to spine. Pictorial dustwrapper. A fine copy with clean boards & no marks. Internally fresh with no inscriptions. No marks to textblock edges. The fine dustwrapper is totally crisp and fresh. Original price of £14.99 to front flap. An exceptional signed copy of the eleventh Gardner Bond title.
Two case officers are killed trying to contact their undercover agents; James Bond is sent in to investigate with his American counterpart, Easy St. John only to find they too become targets. The whole network seems to have been marked for death!