London, England: Heinemann, 1972. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo, 8.75 in. x 5.75 in., pp. 485, . Black net grain cloth boards with gilt title to spine. Very light rubbing to dustjacket edges. Dustjacket protected in mylar. Price on dustjacket is "L 2.25" Near Fine / Very Good Plus. Item #86817
Wilbur Addison Smith (1933-2021) was a Northern Rhodesian-born British-South African novelist specializing in historical fiction about international involvement in Southern Africa across four centuries. This is his seventh novel.