London: Michael Joseph, (1962). First Edition. Hardcover. 8vo. Black boards in original dust jacket. Very good in like DJ. INSCRIBED by Wilson in the year of publication at FFEP. Light chips to corners of jacket; moderate toning. Upper edge of pages a bit foxed. Clean, unmarred throughout; binding sound. 198pp. Very good / very good. Item #20283
Charming first of this novel, based on the author's travels through Europe, Africa, and New York. "Travel is supposed to broaden the mind; but sometimes, Mr Wilson feels, it has other and undesirable effects."