Book VG+; jacket a little chipped at head of spine, but overall VG.
Belasyse (E.) The Ventriloquist
London, Peter Davies, 1935.
First edition. 8vo. Original tan cloth. Dust-jacket, correctly priced 7/6.
The Ventriloquist, by E. Belasyse, is a much better crime story. It is written with a commendable simplicity, for one thing. If it is a first novel, it is unusually well planned and executed. The people are real.” (Illustrated London News, vol.187).