Collins Crime Club, 1958.
First edition, first printing. 8vo. Orange boards with black titles. Orange & black patterned dustwrapper. A fine copy with clean boards, no foxing or marks to textblock edges. The fine dustwrapper is fresh & clean with no marks to back panel. Original price of 12s6dnet on front flap. A superb copy.
A man is found guilty of murder; a crucial witness is unaware of his role until two years after the trial when he realizes the information he holds; he re-opens the pain of loss in a family, and re-opens the question of who was the murderer two years ago.
Wagstaff & Poole p.212.