Title ...The Doomed Oasis. A Novel of Arabia.
Binding Hardcover in Jacket.
Edition First American Edition.
Publisher New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1960.
Seller ID 003167
Black cloth covered boards with spine title in gold and sliver gilt boxes. Minor loss to gilt.
Bindings tight and square. Text clean. Minimal shelf wear. Some aging starting to text-block.
Dust jacket unclipped, has toning to the spine and white of rear panel. Light wear to edges. Now in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve.
A quiet Welsh solicitor goes to the Middle East on business and finds himself plunged into the violence and intrigue of a great struggle for oil.