A Forest of Eyes - Victor CanningLondon: Hodder & Stoughton, 1952, Hardback in Dust Wrapper.
Condition: Very Good — in Very Good Dust Wrapper. Gently faded at the spine of the dust wrapper. Top edge of the text block a little spotted. Text complete, clean and tight.
2nd impression, first edition 1950.
From the cover: “In a cafe in Dubrovnik on the coast of Yugoslavia, Zarko, Chief of Police, watched the crowds as they drank and talked. The two Englishmen at a table on his left — quiet, well-dressed, unobtrusive — interested him especially ; and a girl singing beside the piano, tall and fair-haired. There was always a forest of watchful eyes in this country; a country where even the well-meaning foreigner might find himself involved in a desperate, concealed struggle. But as yet Robert Hudson, drinking his beer in the cafe, did not realise this.”