New York: Harper & Brothers, 1949.
First Edition. Hardcover. Blake, Nicholas. THE PRIVATE WOUND. New York: Harper & Row. 1968, First American Edition. 8vo., A fine copy in like dustwrapper. Hubin. pp36, KEATING 100 Best # 68. Silver Dagger runner up. A superb copy. One of Cecil Day Lewis's [writing as Blake] four non 'Nigel Strangeways' mysteries. Lewis the Poet Laureate superlative forays into the Mystery & Detective genre. He was an academic, critic, translator & literary figure & father to actor Daniel Day Lewis.
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