Oswald Trent is an actor who has never quite made it. While on tour in Canada he is taken up by Joey Rossi, who takes him on gambling junkets where Oswald learns how to collect money illicitly. When a mob war breaks out, Oswald flees to London. Meanwhile, Sam Harris and Carrie Newland are looking for him in connection with a jewel robbery. Oswald goes into hiding - but when Sam and Carrie get to him it is too late...
Used availability for Michael Cronin 2's The Final Instalment
May 1976 : UK Hardback
August 2008 : UK Paperback