The Maul and the Pear Tree: The Ratcliffe Highway Murders, 1811.New York, The Mysterious Press, 1986 Stock Code: 101543
NotesFirst US edition, first printing. Inscribed by the author on the title page: "To Eddie Woods, with every good wish. P. D. James." The book was first published in the UK in 1971.
Octavo. Original blue cloth-backed red boards, titles to spine in gilt, map endpapers. With the dust jacket.
Frontispiece and 11 illustrations.
Tips bumped, edges lightly foxed. A very good copy in the bright jacket.
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