TRAP FOR CINDERELLA. by Japrisot, Sebastien.

TRAP FOR CINDERELLA. by Japrisot, Sebastien. < >


Edition: First US printing.

New York: Simon & Schuster, 1964. dj. Hardcover first edition - The author's second novel - a "chilling noir mystery of mistaken identity, deception, and greed ... .A suspicious fire consumes a beach house at a southern French resort. Two young women are trapped inside. One is rich, the other poor. One is killed and the other survives, burned beyond recognition and in a state of total amnesia. Plastic surgery gives her a new pretty face, but it can not restore her memory of her identity. Who is she? The heiress or her friend? A killer or an intended victim?" Winner of France's prestigious Le Grand Prix de la Litterature Policier. Translated from the French by Helen Weaver. Basis for the British film of the same name. 171 pp.

Condition: Very good in a good dust jacket (usual toning to the pages, sticker on front endpaper, several short tears and other edgewear to dj, original price of $3.50 still present.)

Book ID: 71419
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