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1946 Hardcover Book, Saigon Singer, Van Wyck Mason, First Edition, Novel, Fiction, Thriller, Literature, Mystery, Espionage, Spy
A hardcover book entitled Saigon Singer by Van Wyck Mason. This is a 1946 First Edition. The cover boards are red with a gold symbol on the front cover and title on spine in gold lettering.
Hugh North is the hero of this novel of intrigue set in the Orient, whose atmosphere is ideal for the intricate plots. Outwardly Major North is on leave, no longer attached to G-2, and seeking respite from a swivel chair job in big game hunting in Cochin China. Hampered by curtailed funds, and forced into seeking devious ways to achieve the goal, in this case securing a dossier in the possession of the famous, beautiful, and traitorous Black Chrysanthemum who is the mistress of Japan's chief of secret service. The cosmopolitan melee of life in Saigon, with the muted mysteries of the underworld of the Orient as background, provide plenty of excitement.
Francis Van Wyck Mason (1901 – 1978) was an American historian and novelist. He had a long and prolific career as a writer spanning 50 years and including 78 published novels.
8 ¼ x 5 ½ inches
No Dust Jacket
Red Cover with Gold Symbol on Front Cover and Gold Lettering on the Spine
Doubleday & Company --- 1946 First Edition
This book is in Used but in Good condition. The book has no rips or tears. The binding is completely intact and strong. The interior pages are clean but foxed (yellowed) with age. The original book owner's name and date are on the front flyleaf. There is moderate shelf wear and the edges of the covers are bent in.
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