The Killing of Francie Lake - Julian SymonsCollins, 1962, Hardback in Dust Wrapper.
Condition: Good - in Good DJ. Ex-libris with usual marks. Edges of DJ somewhat ruffled with several small nicks and slight loss. Price Clipped. Bruised at head, tail and corners and overall a little grubby although still a solid copy.
This brilliant novel depicts the unscrupulous operations of a tycoon in an imaginary but horribly plausible world of magazine publishing and explains, in time, how and why Francie Lake was killed. 256pp. Size: 8vo Crown (7½" x 5") Dust wrapper in protective, removable sleeve.
Size: 8¾" x 5¾".