First Edition. R. F. dustjacket art. The murder of Horace Tom Tickler, burglar, who is taken for a ride in the best Chicago fashion and then delivered to Scotland Yard in a stolen cab. Basis for the 1961 Gerard Glaister directed film starring Lyndon Brook, Patrick Cargill and Finlay Currie. Near Fine, small previous owner signature at front endpaper, in Near Fine bright price-clipped dustjacket.