London, John Long, 1949. Second printing. The fourth adventure of Palfrey and his Crime-Haters, the international secret service, this time set in Rome and its environs. Boards slightly faded, small bookseller's sticker to front pastedown. Foxing to edges. DJ shows small open tears, tape repair and chipping, along with the ubiquitous blue stripe from the Brodart jacket. $12.50.