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  • HIROSHIMA JOE. by Booth, Martin (1944-2004)
    Booth, Martin (1944-2004)

    Edition: First US printing.

    New York: Atlantic Monthly Press, (1986). Hardcover first edition - The very highly praised and first "successful" novel by this poet and editor who spent much of his youth in Hong Kong. "Joe Sandingham, a down-and-out ex-British Lieutenant living in a seedy Hong Kong hotel, struggles to maintain hope and trust and obliterate from his memory the horrors of his years in a Japanese prison camp." Known derisively as Hiroshima Joe, he is in reality a heroic figure, who despite the horrors he witnessed remains compassionate and with the courage to survive. 441 pp. ISBN: 0-871130564.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket.

    Book ID: 78049
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  • THIN AIR: A Yellowthread Street Mystery. by Marshall, William.
    Marshall, William.
    THIN AIR: A Yellowthread Street Mystery.

    Edition: First paperback printing.

    New York & London: Penguin, (1982.). Mystery set in Hong Kong, featuring Chief Harry Feiffer. A very different police procedural. 186 pp. ISBN: 0-14-0061371.

    Condition: Good (usual toning to the pages, minor wear to the covers.)

    Book ID: 52905
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