Warszawa: Czytelnik, 1982. First edition. In publisher’s hard paper binding, designed by Andrzej Heidrich. 179, (6) p. Tail and head of spine slightly bumped. Pages somewhat yellowed due to ageing. Rear pastedowns with traces of damage because of detaching. Overall in fine condition.
First edition of Kapuscinski’s novel, a personal reflections as well as a historical perspective on the 1979 Iranian revolution, the analysis of the decline and fall of Mohammed Reza Pahlavi, the Shah of Iran.