Wallace, Edgar

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Place Published: Garden City
Publisher: Doubleday, Doran & Company
Date Published: 1930
Edition: First American Edition
Book Id: 2381


First Printing, preceded by the UK edition published by Ward, Lock & Co. (1911). Octavo (19.5cm); orange cloth, with titles stamped in black on spine and front cover; dustjacket and publisher's wraparound band; [8], 317, [3]pp. Spine ends gently nudged, with the words "Xmas 1930"scratched in a tiny hand at upper front endpaper; very Near Fine. Dustjacket and publisher's wraparound band are bright, Fine, and unrubbed.


First installment in Wallace's Sanders series, a collection of loosely-joined stories featuring the escapades of a British Commissioner stationed in Nigeria. Basis for the 1935 film by Zoltán Korda, starring Leslie Banks, Paul Robeson, and Nina Mae McKinney. Criterion #372; Hubin, p.422.

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