From the Publisher:
The honeymoon is over, and the bride is dead. The grieving husband convinces the police in Rome of his innocence, but has no such luck with his father-in-law, who shoots him at point-blank range and leaves him for dead.
Patricia Highsmith: Those Who Walk Away. Atlantic Monthly Press, ISBN: 0871132591 (October, 1988), 249 p., $13.00.