[CRIME FICTION] GUNN, Victor (author). Ironsides Smells Blood. London; Collins. 1946.
8vo. Publisher's magenta cloth lettered gilt to spine, in pictorial dustwrapper; pp. [iv], 5-192; a fine and uninscribed copy protected by a very nearly fine, unclipped dustwrapper (8s 6d) with mild dusting to lower panel.
First edition. A crime thriller set on the Isle of Sheppey investigated by Gunn's popular Chief Inspector Bill Cromwell. A young medical student arrives at his weekend cottage to find a mysterious stranger leaning on his garden gate.