A PLACE OF EXECUTION.
Edition: First printing.
London: Harper Collins, (1999) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Based on an actual event - the murder of a 13 year old girl in a small town in Derbyshire, England, - this is considered McDermid's break-through novel. Nominated for the Golden Dagger and the Edgar, winner of the Anthony award, and many others. SIGNED on the title page. 404 pp. ISBN: 0-312266324.
Condition: Very near fine in a fine dustjacket (light toning to pages).