Henderson the Rain King. Saul Bellow.

Henderson the Rain King.

1959. New York: The Viking Press, 1959.

8vo, 341 pp. Original orange cloth with beige linen backstrip, lettered in black on upper cover and in red, silver, and black on backstrip. Very good copy with small name and dates on front free endpaper, in a slightly faded, unclipped dust-jacket ($4.50) with some edge wear.

§ First edition of the author's fifth book. Named one of the 100 greatest novels of the 20th century by Modern Library. An American's mid-life crisis causes several real crises in a series of African villages. Item #110495

Price: $75.00

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