W. H. Allen, 1962, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good, First Edition
In four remarkable stories, the author explores the themes of loss, loneliness, and self-deception, through the lives of four old men - a small landowner on the island of Barbados, a college professor in Brooklyn, the last of the line of a proud Creole family in British Guiana, and a nightclub comedian in Brazil. This is the first UK edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Endpapers browned, text block clean. Dust Jacket is fully intact, no tears or chips, but carries signs of wear to top and bottom edges, corners etc. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Edges very slightly spotted or marked. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Fiction; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 17461.