Title CRIME IN OUR TIME
Book Condition Fine, in gilt-lettered black boards, with errata slip tipped in; in a faintly age-toned, mildly rubbed dust jacket.
Edition First U.S. edition, first printing.
Publisher London/New York/Toronto: Abelard-Schuman, (1962).
Seller ID 43011.00
Bell sets aside the entertainment of her traditional and "quiety ironic" (Nancy Talburt) detective tales to address "the great and horrifying growth of crime since the Second World War," which concerns her as a physician, a mother and a citizen.
Mystery Reference. Mystery. True Crime.