New York, Dodd Mead, 1951. Author Crispin, pen name of Bruce Montgomery, brings us his usual wit and prose as Gervase Fen ponders the meaning of numerous poison-pen letters reaching inhabitants of a small English village. Nothing to do with divorce, the title is taken from a quote in Henry VIII. Slight wear to extremities. Inkstamp to front endpaper, card holder to rear endpaper. $15.00.