BOYD, William.

A Good Man in Africa.

£280

A Good Man in Africa.

London, Hamish Hamilton, 1981

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Description

The author’s second book, for which he won international acclaim including the Whitbread Book Award and the Somerset Maugham Prize. Boyd grew up in Africa, and his experiences in Nigeria in particular inform many of the elements of this work, which recounts the misadventures of a British diplomat in West Africa in the face of corrupt bureaucracy and a series of unfortunate events.

Description

First edition, 8vo, publisher’s boards, dust-jacket, an excellent copy.

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