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Fong and the Indians by  Paul Theroux - First UK Edition stated, First Printing - from West of Eden Books and Biblio.co.uk

Fong and the Indians

by Theroux, Paul

Condition: Near Fine/Very Good


London, Hamish Hamilton, 1976, hardcover, 199 pp, First UK Edition stated, First Printing, Near Fine in Very Good dustjacket. Straight, tight and clean with no markings, light spine-end bumps, Dustjacket price-clipped, sticker ghost to front flap, in new Brodart sleeve. The prolific author and travel writer presents a tale of inter-racial Africa as Fong, a gentle Chinese Catholic, struggles to survive at the bottom of the social totem pole while dealing with the shrewd Indians, the local African population, a real Chinese Communist, and of course, the ubiquitous Americans promoting 'the good simple American Way of Life'.
  • Bookseller: West of Eden Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 10534
  • Title: Fong and the Indians
  • Author: Theroux, Paul
  • Book condition: Used - Near Fine
  • Jacket condition: Very Good
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First UK Edition stated, First Printing
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Keywords: English fiction; Fiction; Fiction in English; General;

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