Concluding by Henry Green
Trade paperback edition is in Very Good condition with ISBN sticker on back cover. Eudora Welty wrote the Forword for this English mystery novel.
Old Mr. Rock, a famous retired scientist lives in a cottage on the grounds of a girl's boarding school. Living with him is Elizabeth, his somewhat unstrung granddaughter. Miss Edge and Miss Baker--the two inseparable spinster harpies who run the school--scheme to dislodge him from the cottage. Concluding opens with the discovery that two of the schoolgirls have vanished in the night: searching, eavesdropping, worrying, jostling, and giggling all ensue.