London: Gollancz, 1974. First U.K. Edition. First Impression. Octavo (20cm); red paper-covered boards titled in gilt on the spine; dustjacket; 223pp.; minor foxing to the textblock; faint rub mark to lower board edge; Near Fine. The dustjacket is unclipped (priced £2.10 net) with light rubbing along spine; Near Fine.
Third book in the Kramer and Zondi series- "Christmas has always been a bad time of year for Kramer...and Christmas in a heat wave is close to intolerable- how much worse it can be is soon apparent after Hugo Swart, inoffensive bachelor and pillar of his parish church, is found brutally murdered." (from the dustjacket); HUBIN, p.266.