ROHMER, Sax (author). Sinister Madonna. A Sumuru Story. London: Herbert Jenkins. 1956.
8vo.; publisher's red linson boards lettered in black to spine, in pictorial dustwrapper; pp. [vi], 7-187 + [i] + ; a very good clean copy, without inscription, in an equally attractive, price-clipped dustwrapper with light dusting and rubbing, a faint vertical crease to spine, and nicks to spine ends.
First edition. A gravely ill man disappears from a Surrey hospital bed having dropped some names to a policeman. A nearly mansion is subsequently robbed and an oriental dagger stolen. The mystery unfolds.