Edition: First printing.
London: Little Brown, (2002) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Mystery featuring Peter Diamond, the head of Bath's murder team. When a gang leader is sentenced to life imprisonment, Diamond's wife is shot dead - and not only is he not allowed to work on the investigation, he is considered a suspect. SIGNED on the title page with the words "his hardest case" and dated in the year of publication. 343 pp. ISBN: 0-316859850.
Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket (usual light toning to the pages and edges of textblock)