Spine, covers somewhat creased, some darkening, yellowing, corners bumped. Apparent waterstain on the lower middle of the front edge of about a third of the pages, extends close to an inch in.
Another of Marsh's Inspector Roderick Alleyn mysteries. "England is at war, and this means 'spy fever' for a quarrelsome collection of patriots at a shabby New Zealand resort. Inspector Roderick Alleyn joins them incognito when their amateurish sleuthing results in a macabre murder that shocks even Scotland Yard!"