London: Victor Gollancz Ltd, 1953. FIRST EDITION. Red publisher’s cloth, gilt lettering to spine, in original yellow dust-jacket (spine of dust-jacket slightly soiled with a couple tiny chips, two small tears to edges of top panel, else fine). Item #12102
First edition. The tale of a man who discovers that the father whom he believed to be dead is actually in jail for murder. It was made into a motion picture in 1959 starring Van Johnson, Vera Miles and Emlyn Williams; it was also billed under the title Web of evidence.