By: Aldridge, James

Price: $15.98

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790pp. Book clean and square. Spine firm, vivid silver title there-on. Red boards undamaged. Lower margin damage (creased; plus one with biopredation) on several leaves, otherwise very good. Art-illustrated (P. Youngman-Carter) loose-plastic protected dustjacket edgeworn, with jagged tears and creases, plus minor fading on spine. Action thriller set in Egypt during and after the Suez crisis. By 1956 few Englishmen are left in the country. One exception is the mysterious and problematic Captain Scott, who works for the Egyptian Government Survey. He had previously been court-martialled while in the British Eighth Army, remaining in Egypt after the war . . . Book weight approx. 810g.


Author Name: Aldridge, James

Categories: Fiction [General], Fiction-First Editions,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, Hamish Hamilton: 1961

Binding: Hardcover and Dustjacket

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 005906

Keywords: NOISBN, Fiction, Modern First Editions, Aldridge, James, Thrillers