Title ASSAULT ON A QUEEN
Book Condition Mild bump to upper edge front cover, covers a tad splayed, else nearly fine, in a photo-pictorial dust jacket that shows some light edgewear, tiny edge tears and associated creasing. Jacket designed by Christopher Macartney-Filgate.
Edition First U.K. edition.
Publisher London: Eyre & Spottiswoode, 1960.
Seller ID 39212.00
Tale of robbery on the high-seas, in which a restored German sub is used to hold-up the Queen Mary! Another of Finney's deft, nimble, eminently readable, and character-rich entertainments. Filmed in 1966 with Frank Sinatra. The unusual U.K. issue.
Mystery. Fiction. Nautical Fiction.