Title Nightly Deadshade. A Novel of Suspense with Dangerous Drugs and Jokes.
Publisher Macmillan. London. 1971 1st edition.
Seller ID 55733
Tall 8vo. In red cloth covers with black to spine. With dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; Slightly rubbed to edges. Not price clipped). Owner’s neat inscription on front endpaper. Else a clean and tight copy. 160pp. Modern first edition. Most of the story takes place within the office/laboratory of the British Pharmaceutical Products Research Association, a place which the narrator (who works there) vies with contempt and distrust. Both views turn out to be well founded and he is lucky to escape with his life. Others are less successful.
Literature JOHN AIKEN, Nightly Deadshade, Novel, Suspense, Dangerous, Drugs, Jokes, escape, life, Modern first edition,