London: Robert Hale, 2007. First UK Edition. SIGNED by the author on the title page. Laid in is a note from the author's child, Terry, addressed to Tony Bill: "Tony / I hope you enjoy this book / I have to admit to being pleasantly surprized [sic] by my father's books / One of the best stories I've read in years / Regards / Terry P." A novel about the British Army in East Africa in 1898.
From the collection of Oscar-winning director and producer Tony Bill, whose work includes "The Sting" (1973), "Soldier in the Rain" (1963), "Shampoo" (1975), and "Five Corners" (1987).
Light foxing to the top page edges, and bumps to the corners, else Near Fine in a Near Fine dust jacket.