Jonathan Cape, London, 1978. Hard Cover, 1st edition. Book Condition: As New, Blue cloth, gilt-stamped lettering on spine, blue top edge dye, 256pp.Dust Jacket condition: As New, price-clipped, a very small crease at bottom edge, illustrated dust jacket with group of people on the grounds of a Scottish castle on front, b/w photo portrait of author on back. SIGNED on title page "Good wishes, Alastair Dunnet". 256pp."A masterly plot unfolding in the heart of a Scottish landscape, in the tradition of John Buchan's The Thirty-nine Steps.