Binding: 1/4 Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Size: 8vo; , 7-254,  pages
Publisher: New York: William Morrow & Company, Inc., 1971.
A bright first edition/first printing in Near Fine condition with lightly foxed edges in alike, lightly sunned dust-jacket.
Philip St. Ives makes his second appearance in print, after being introduced in Oliver Bleeck's The Brass Go-Between. In this novel, St. Ives is sent on a mission to rescue the US Ambassador to Yugoslavia who has been kidnapped and is now being held for ransom.