Reading copy. Spine a bit slanted, corners bumped, some edge wear, chipping. Scuffing, soiling, darkening to boards and spine, writing inside cover. Bottom of title page torn out but present. Front board mostly pulled away from book, but still attached. Spine cracked through in a couple places leaving two pages loose. Some browning but text appears unmarked.
When Elsa Marlowe's guardian, Maurice Tarn, proposes marriage to her, she is shocked, but becomes more than concerned at his reaction to newspaper reports of rival local drug gangs. But why is Tarn so frightened of their new employer, Major Paul Roy Amery. In growing distress she turns to the only man who can help her-Dr. Ralph Hallam.; 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall