HORN OF AFRICA. (limited, signed) by CAPUTO, Philip

HORN OF AFRICA. (limited, signed)

Edition: First printing

New York: Holt. Rinehart & Winston, 1980. The limited issue, number 109 of 250 copies signed by the author. White cloth in white cloth slipcase. Spine lightly yellowed with mild flaking to the gilt lettering, else fine. Slipcase has light yellowing and light dust soiling, VG. Lacks the plain acetate wrapper. Author's first novel, set in Ethiopia, after his acclaimed Vietnam memoir A RUMOR OF WAR. "A novel that probes the very outer limits of conscience even as it tells a superbly gripping tale. Set in a bleak landscape where none of the signposts of civilization as we know it exist, it exposes the dark side of human nature---the side that, freed of all restraints, acts without pity, without conscience, without remorse." - from the jacket of the trade edtion. Note: 1.5 kg parcel; Tall octavo; Signed by Author

Book ID: 42977
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