Escapee from suburbia, overweight, oversexed...Morgan Leafy isn't overburdened with worldly success. Actually, he is refreshingly free from it. But then, as a representative of Her Britannic Majesty in tropical Kinjanja, it was not very constructive of him to get involved in wholesale bribery. Nor was it exactly oiling his way up the ladder to ...
Escapee from suburbia, overweight, oversexed...Morgan Leafy isn't overburdened with worldly success. Actually, he is refreshingly free from it. But then, as a representative of Her Britannic Majesty in tropical Kinjanja, it was not very constructive of him to get involved in wholesale bribery. Nor was it exactly oiling his way up the ladder to hunt down the improbably pointed breasts of his boss' daughter when officially banned from horizontal delights by a nasty dose...Falling back on his deep-laid reserves of misanthropy and guile, Morgan has to fight off the sea of humiliation, betrayal and ju-ju that threatens to wash over him.
Very Good+ binding. Very Good+ dust jacket. A clean First Edition copy of Boyd's first book. There are no marks of any kind. The dustjacket is not price-clipped and is protected in a new mylar cover. Very Good+ binding / Very Good+ dust jacket.
Good. Same day shipping M-F. Good ex-library book with mild general shelf-wear. Great reading copy. We protect your book with damage-resistant double-layer bubble-wrap packaging where possible. Your purchase helps fund small charities in Ohio, Kentucky, and Indiana.
NF/F in NF/F jacket. First printing. A clean and bright NF/F copy in a NF/F dust jacket with the price intact on the front flap. A collectible copy. Author's first book and basis for the film starring Sean Connery.
First American Edition. The author's first book, a comic novel of political manipulation in West Africa, basis for the Bruce Beresford film featuring Colin Friels and Sean Connery. About Near Fine in a Near Fine dust jacket. The usual light fading to the board edges, with some additional light fading to the rear panel, and minor bumps to the lower tips. Jacket is lightly soiled and toned, but without loss or fading.
Very good Fine jacket. First Edition. Stated First Edition, first printing with full number line in fine / like new condition. Mylar protected DJ. Five small indentations at top and bottom edges of back board. Light page tanning. Pages clean, boards solid, spine tight and square. Attractive book with some signs of use. All items guaranteed, and a portion of each sale supports social programs in Los Angeles. Ships from CA.
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