In this collection of 18 short stories, the settings range from suburban England and a shabby Paris flat to a Middle Eastern desert airport. The stories share the themes of menace and dark passions, masked by appearances of respectability. From the author of "A Helping Hand" and "Sheep's Clothing".
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Book Description Constable, London, 1986. Hardback. Book Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9" Tall. Good conditoin book and DJ price clipped. 188 pages browning, good and clean with clear print. These 18 stories written over many years, show Celia Dale at her very best. Though their settings range from suburban England to a shabby Paris flat, a Greek tour bus or a middle eastern desert airport, their theme is always the menace that lurks behind cosy facades, the extraordinary - sometimes shocking - passions masked by every appearance of respectability. Bookseller Inventory # 008452
Book Description Constable, London, 1986. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. Bookseller Inventory # 001574
Book Description Constable & Company, London, England, 1986. Hard Cover. Book Condition: VG. Dust Jacket Condition: VG. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Tanning to paper and light soil to outer edges otherwise pages are unmarked and firm in binding. DJ has edge/rub wear and creasing along the edges. Actual book for sale pictured. 14 x 22.4 x 1.8cm, wt499g. Bookseller Inventory # 013608
Book Description Constable. Hardcover. Book Condition: VERY GOOD. Very Good: Cover and pages show some wear from reading and storage. May have light creases on the cover and binding. Bookseller Inventory # 2668066083