Dennis Wheatley's first Gregory Sallust thriller
Undated, c1950. Hardback in dustwrapper. 19 × 12.5cm, 240pp.
First published in 1934, Black August is set in about 1960, when an economic and political crisis causes a collapse of civilization. It was the first (in order of publication) of Dennis Wheatley's novels to feature the character Gregory Sallust.
The book is in good readable condition, the dustwrapper edgeworn and scruffy.