Title: A Coffin for Dimitrios
Author: Ambler, Eric
Publisher: Tower Books, New York
Publication Date: 1944
Edition: First Tower Book Edition
Book Condition: VG
D-j Condition: Poor
Comments: Has minor wear to front cover. Nameplate on inside cover. Spine slightly cocked. Wear to board edges.
Synopsis: A chance encounter with a Turkish colonel with a penchant for British crime novels leads mystery writer Charles Latimer into a world of sinister political and criminal maneuvers throughout the Balkans in the years between the world wars. Hoping that the career of the notorious Dimitrios, whose body has been identified in an Istanbul morgue, will inspire a plot for his next novel, Latimer soon finds himself caught up in a shadowy web of assassination, espionage, drugs, and treachery.