Signed by the author to (I think) “Kenneth Carter, 10/11/56”. The author was a wartime doctor captured during the collapse of France in 1939 and who spent the war as a prisoner tending fellow prisoners. Dark blue cloth-covered boards, gilt titles to spine, pictorial dust jacket, 209 pages. Condition: Dust jacket unclipped and undamaged, protected in transparent wrapper. Pages age-darkened but unmarked. Author’s inscription to front free endpaper.