Near Fine / Near Fine. Item #10275
New York: Mysterious Press / Warner Books, 2004. Stated First Printing: February 2004, with full numberline. Signed by the author (as Beaton) without inscription on full title. Small octavo; [viii], 244pp. Illustrated dust jacket with $23.95 price intact; book in black paper-covered boards with blue foil lettering to spine. Jacket is clean and crisp with very faint rubbing at head of spine and top of front jacket flap. Boards are sturdy and square. Binding is sound and pages unmarked.
The 20th in Beaton's Hamish Macbeth series. The novels served as inspiration, if not always direct source material, for the BBC series of the same name starring Robert Carlyle as the titular Scottish constable.