Garden City, Doubleday/Crime Club, 1954. First US edition. Derek Thorpe is off to Scotland to find his way as an artist, to the chagrin of his respected father. When the latter is found murdered, guess who is the prime suspect? Author Edith Caroline Rivett-Carnac, writing as Carol Carnac, was a prolific crime writer, penning seventy-one novels, which are highly sought after today. Wear to extremities with pages browned. $15.00.