London: Hamish Hamilton, 1988. First Edition. Hardcover. Signed by Cartwright on the title page. First edition, first printing, with "First published in Great Britain 1988 by Hamish Hamilton Ltd" with full number line. Born in South Africa, Cartwright here features a recurring character Curtiz (akin to Kurtz in Conrad's HEART OF DARKNESS). Comic novel in the line of Waugh's SCOOP and Updike's THE COUP. 8vo boards. Very fine in very fine unclipped dj.
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