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  • RIPTIDE. by Lawton, John.
    Lawton, John.
    RIPTIDE.

    Edition: First printing.

    London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, (2001). SIGNED hardcover first edition - Sergeant Troy's first case, set in spring 1941, a year after Dunkirk, with the US still struggling to stay neutral. "In Germany, after ten years spying for the Americans, Wolfgang Stahl disappears during a Berlin air raid. . . MI6 convince US Intelligence that Stahl will head for London, and so Captain Cal Cormack, a shy American 'aristocrat', is teamed with Chief Inspector Stilton of Stepney, fat, fifty, and convivial, and between them they scour London, but then things start to go terribly wrong and, ditched by MI6 and disowned by his embassy, Cal is introduced to his one last hope - Sgt Troy of Scotland Yard . . " SIGNED on the title page. 322 pp. ISBN: 0-297643452.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 77883
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