184. Greene (Graham) The Ministry of Fear, first edition, signed presentation inscription from the author to endpaper, ink ownership inscription to endpaper, original cloth, a little darkened at spine and margins, light rubbing to spine ends and corners, dust-jacket, printed on verso of Cecil Roberts' Sails of Sunset, price-clipped, spine a little discoloured, spine ends and corners chipped, a few short tears to head and foot, light spotting to lower panel, light surface soiling, overall very good, preserved in custom drop-back box, 8vo, 1943.
est. £6000 – £8000
'His most brilliant thriller… a remarkable novel, the best novel about the Blitz written during the second world war.' Norman Sherry.