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Dead and Alive - Hammond Innes

Collins, 1946, Hardback in Dustwrapper..
Condition: Very Good - in Poor DJ. Notable loss to the spine of the DJ, further creasing and some loss.

The swift-moving narrative that takes the reader from the gale- swept coast of Cornwall to the vice-laden cities and primitive hill villages of Italy. It is the story of two men, back from service overseas, who have lost their roots in England. The story is told by an ex-naval officer who, whilst staying at a farm in Cornwall, hears of an attempt to salvage the wreck ofa landing craft washed up on the rocks of a nearby cove. 158pp. Size: 8vo Large Post (8¼" x 5") Dust wrapper in protective, removable sleeve.