THE ENVY OF THE STRANGER.
Edition: First printing.
London: Century, (1984) dj. Hardcover first edition - Her second novel, but her first crime novel, a standalone thriller of obsession and revenge, preceding the Inspector Barnaby 'Midsomer Murders' books for which she is best known. 231 pp. ISBN: 0-712604618.
Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket (appears unread, a hint of toning to the edges of the textblock)