THE PHOENIX OF PRAGUE.
Edition: First printing.
London: Little Brown, (1996) dj. Hardcover first edition - The author's fourth mystery set in the world of art - in Prague a year after the "Velvet Revolution." A series of old masters paintings that once belonged to Ceaucescu and were confiscated are being offered for millions of pounds at Sotheby's and Jan Capek is sent by British Intelligence to Prague to find out who the sellers really are. 311 pp. ISBN: 0-316877131.
Condition: Near fine in fine dust jacket (significant toning to the pages, but a tight and clean copy which appears unread).