A Demented Cupid Calls the Tune in this Powerfully Sinister Thriller
Publisher: Quartet Books, London 1976, first in this edition. ISBN: 0704312514. First published by Hamish Hamilton 1973. Paperback 12mo - Very good condition, light edge & corner wear, light soiling, sticker residue on front, black mark on top edge (old remainder mark?). Interior clean, tight & unmarked, age tanning of pages. 185 pages.
Handcuffed to his elegant bedstead, Paolo lies in terror of Ralph, an emaciated cripple who has fallen in love with him. But Ralph only wants him to marry his beautiful sister - or else. Even now he is sprinkling salt and pepper and smearing mustard to his bloody fingers . . .