Softcover binding has light shelfwear to edges of covers. Pages tight and clean with some yellowing due to age. 314 pages. MMP Binding. Year: 1968. ISBN: 0440139244. Not far from a fashionable Mayfair pub called ""I Am the Only Running Footman"" lies the body of a blond shopgirl. She has been strangled with her own scarf, a fact that reminds Scotland Yard's Richard Jury of an unsolved murder in Devon, where the irascible local constable Brian Macalvie presides.