London: Heinemann, 1959. LIMITED FIRST EDITION, SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR. Slim octavo (24 x 16cm), green cloth in printed dust-wrapper. Only 250 copies. With hand-written note to flyleaf; For Angus/ with 1960 Christmas wishes / from Graham. Binding is near fine; very good wrapper is toned with a little soiling in places. A respectable copy, joused in a near-contemporary leather clamshell box (spine age-toned). Presented by Greene to his friend and Heinemann stable-mate Angus Wilson, the flamboyant LGBT novelist, one of the "famous homosexuals" breaking codes at Bletchley Park, and a fellow recipient of the James Tait Black Memorial Prize for Literature. A FINE ASSOCIATION ITEM. Item #50747
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