New York: Criterion Books, 1955. Hardcover. 286p. Hint of fading and wear to boards along edges. Pages age-toned. Previous owner's name near top corner of front free endpaper. Somewhat edgeworn and rubbed dj.
European author's first book,. set in Kenya at the dawn of the Mau-Mau uprising. The story of an attractive and well-educated African nurse and her love for a young British soldier.