London: Heinemann, (1957). First printing. Cloth hardcover. Octavo. [iv], 260 pages. Very good in a near fine dust jacket. Bound in black cloth over boards with spine titled in faded gilt. Private library bookplate on front pastedown. Some staining to 2 leaves. Jacket has minor extremity wear, original price intact.
Protagonist Nathaniel Ironsides Goss is a magazine publisher and avid angler, and here he stumbles into a double mystery while fishing. Uncommon.