Call in Miss Hogg - Austin Lee (pseud. John Austwick) 1956 - Jonathan Cape, London - First Edition A fine first edition of the second mystery to feature Miss Hogg, schoolmistress turned private detective.   Austin Lee is the pseudonym of John Austwick (1904-65) an English vicar and author.

Provenance: Former ownership signature of Robert Launtz dated July 1962.

First Edition, with most recent title listed opposite title page ‘
Sheep’s Clothing’ (1955), verso of title page states ‘First Published 1956’ with no further printings listed.

References: Reilly,
Twentieth-Century Crime and Mystery Writers (1980), 58.

Thin octavo (book size 19.6x13.2cm), pp. 191 [1]. In publishers blue cloth, spine lettered in silver, all edges trimmed. Dust jacket priced ‘12s. 6d. net’ to lower corner of front flap, all flap corners with publisher’s decorative trim.
  Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket with the exception of some toning to rear panel.   Ref: 110526   Price: HK$ 1,200