172. Greene (Graham) The Man Within, first edition, signed by the author on endpaper, original cloth, near-fine, dust-jacket, spine slightly browned, light creasing to spine ends, usual light surface soiling, overall near-fine, preserved in custom slip-case, 8vo, 1929.
est. £4000 – £6000
A superb copy of Greene's first novel, scarce signed. The Man Within was a great popular success, and allowed Greene to resign his post at The Times to concentrate on his writing.