John Masters, who produced many memorable novels about the British in India, in this book tells us about the experiences of Anglo-Indians (Eurasians) working on the railways just before and during Partition at the time of India's Independence. This turmoil is the backdrop to a the tangled and dramatic love story of a woman who attracts the attention of many men and her struggles to capture the one man she loves. 367 pages.
Weight 0.6kg. Post free within Malaysia
Published by:Michael Joseph London, 1954. First edition.
Condition: Very Good. Hardback in a good dust jacket The dust jacket is a bit frayed around the edges, particularly at the top of the spine. There are shadows on the end papers from the dust jacket. The binding is tight, the text is clear and there is mild tanning throughout.