The Night-Comers - Eric Ambler 1956 - William Heinemann Ltd, London - First Edition A fine first edition of this thriller set in Southeast Asia. 'The Night-Comers' covers 24 critical hours in a military coup d'etat. Published in America as 'State of Siege'. Filmed by Rank in 1959.

Written by Ambler on his return from travelling through Southeast Asia.

Batik style patterned dust jacket designed by Judith Bledsoe.
  Reference: Hubin, Crime Fiction IV, 26.

Octavo (book size 20.3x13.1cm), pp. [6] 233 [1]. In publisher’s orange cloth, spine lettered in gilt. Dust jacket priced ‘13s 6d NET’ to lower corner of front flap.
  Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.   Ref: 110021   Price: HK$ 1,100