New York, Macmillan, 1963. First US edition. Published in the UK under the title The Day of the Adder. John Cane O'Corram returns to his ancestral home with his happy new bride. So what can go wrong? Plenty! John's old flame is murdered and the O'Corram couple find themselves the main suspects. But Superintendent Duffy realizes that there are those with stronger motives to see the woman dead. Near fine with DJ showing wear and chipping to spine ends, a closed tear to the rear panel and a small scraped area to the front panel. $10.00.