Edition: First printing.
London: Collins Crime, (2002) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - A novel featuring Dalziel and Pascoe. "Three times DCI Pascoe has wrongly accused dead-pan joker Franny Roote. This time he's determined to leave no gravestone unturned as he tries to prove that the ex-con and aspiring academic is mad, bad, and dangerous to know." SIGNED on the title page. 558 pp. ISBN: 0-007123396.
Condition: Very near fine in a fine dustjacket (usual light toning to the pages).