Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First American Edition
Publisher: New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1990.
Commander Dalgliesh of Scotland Yard has just published a new book of poems and has taken a brief respite from publicity in a converted windmill but he cannot so easily escape murder. When Dalgliesh discovers the murdered body of the Acting Administrative Officer on the beach, he gets caught up in the passions and secrets of the headland community.