Shark Island - Maurice EdelmanHamish Hamilton, 1967, Hardback in Dust Wrapper.
Condition: Good+ - in Good+ DJ. Unlaminated DJ a little edgeworn and faded. Edges of the textblock lightly tanned. Musty.
From the cover: “This is a novel of moral dilemmas. The British Administrator of a decaying Caribbean island is under pressure from the Government to authorise a development scheme promoted by a syndicate of U.S. gamblers. Sympathetic to the islanders’ wish to preserve their simple, religious society, the Administrator soon finds himself in conflict with the visiting Minister of State.”