New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1976. First U.S. Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Used - Very Good. Quarter cloth boards with black lettering to spine; light wear to top edge. Binding tight. Slight spine slant. Clean, unmarked. Lightly toned from age. 13.75 x 21 cm. 122 pp. / Very Good. Light wear. Mylar protective cover applied. Item #14753
The first novel in William Marshall's 'Yellowthread Street' series
In the Yellowthread Street series, the detectives of the Yellowthread Street police station in fictitious Hong Bay, Hong Kong – DCI Harry Feiffer, a European born and raised in Hong Kong; Senior Inspector Christopher O'Yee, half-Chinese, half-Caucasian American, and all neurotic; and the ever-bickering team of Inspectors Auden and Spencer – attempt to find the rational basis for inexplicable and seemingly bizarre crimes.