Spine slightly creased and slanted, corners bumped with chipping to lower back corner. Owner's bookplate inside cover, a little darkening. A fairly tight, attractive copy.
"The trap is sprung. The Scarperers, a brilliantly organised gang for getting long-tern prisoners out of gaol, have sprung Slade, notorious Russian double agent. Slade's trail leads British agent Owen Stannard to Malta, where he finds his quarry. . . and the mastermind behind the Scarperers: suave cultured-and a killer."; 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall