Ramsay, Frederick ARTSCAPE
(Scottsdale, AZ): Poisoned Pen Press, (2004). 1590581229 / 9781590581223 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Bookplate to front free endsheet, else fine, as-new, in grey cloth with gilt spine stamping; in a fine, as-new, illustrated dust jacket.
Ike Schwartz "retreats to his hometown of Picketsville, Va., and wins the job of sheriff after a personal disaster in a botched CIA operation...Ramsay nicely mixes town and gown, sophisticates and rustics, thugs and masterminds."--PW. Debut mystery.