The Spike - Peter ForsterHutchinson, 1965, Hardback in Dustwrapper..
Condition: Good+ - in Poor DJ. DJ faded and soiled, worn and rubbed at the edges with several creases and tears with some loss. Boards a little rubbed at extremities. Top edges spotted. Internally bright and clean. A nice, tight, copy.
The story is of a struggle for power on a newpaper, conducted in the idiom of Fleet Street's own special rules of warfare, and of the Editor's passionate love-affair with a woman outside journalism who distrusts and dispises his world. 252pp. Size: 8vo Demy (8½" x 5½") Jacket Designed by Jack Larkin. Dust wrapper in protective, removable sleeve.