THE ANGELS FELL. New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, . Octavo, boards. First edition. The fourth novel featuring Ben Helm, one of the few fictional P.I.s with a successful marriage. "Much of Fischer's work deals with shocking and gruesome crimes ... his handling of this material is deft and restrained, with emphasis on detection and characterization rather than on the lurid aspects." - St. James Guide to Crime and Mystery Writers, pp. 350-1. Some mild age-darkening to text block, a fine copy in nearly fine dust jacket with some mild rubbing. (#137119).