Very Good / Very Good. Item #6109
London: T. Werner Laurie, 1957. First Edition. Octavo. 189 pages. Black and white photographs. Illustrated dust jacket over red boards with gilt lettering to spine. Jacket is chipped along edges and at flaps, with a dampstain along bottom third of front edge, only visible on front flap and jacket interior. Boards with a slight forward lean to spine, light wear to edges, and some smudging -- echoing the jacket damp stain -- to front board and first few pages. Binding otherwise sound, and interior otherwise clean and unmarked.
The story of a small armed forces group who committed acts of sabotage against the Axis, using camouflage, surreptitious explosive devices, and, apparently, fake explosive rats.