STATTEN, Vargo [FEARN, John Russell]. The Red Insects. London: Scion Ltd., 1951.
Paperback 8vo., printed wraps with design atrributed to 'Zero’ [Philip Mendoza]; pp. 128; covers a little creased, particularly along the spine, which is also rubbed and chipped to foot; text block browned with the odd spot, still a very nice copy of a fragile work.
First edition. Ena and Nick inherit a spooky house from Ena's late Uncle in the Home Counties. They discover that he was a reclusive entomologist – what could possibly go wrong?
Only the Bodleian copy located in any major UK library.