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The Gifts of Artemis Douglas Scott

The Gifts of Artemis - Douglas Scott

Secker & Warburg, 1979, Hardback in Dust Wrapper.
Condition: Good+ - in Good+ DJ. Very slightly ruffled edges of DJ. Lightly bruised at head and tail. Text bright and clean. A nice copy despite my parsimonious grading.

Greece, February 1943, Captain James Mackenzie of the British Army, Lieutenant Leo Preston, an American of Greek descent, and George Kirkos, a captain in the Greek Resistance, are on a secret mission to try to unite the Resistance for a concerted effort to drive out the Nazis. The three are met by Christina, Kirkos' wife, and while Preston and Kirkos press on to a meeting with the guerrillas, Mackenzie and Christina remain to arrange transport for the mysterious chest Mackenzie guards so closely. 381pp. Size: 8vo Demy (8½" x 5½") Jacket Designed by Ian Robertson. Dust wrapper in protective, removable sleeve.

The Gifts of Artemis Douglas Scott