The Mordida Man
Author: Ross Thomas (1926-1995) inscribed
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
Place: New York
284 pages. Octavo (8 3/4" x 6") bound in original publishers quarter black cloth with silver lettering to spine over black paper boards in original pictorial jacket. Inscribed by the author. First edition.
When a legendary freedom fighter is kidnapped, his close friend the Libyan dictator angrily blames the CIA. In retaliation, the Libyans kidnap the U.S. Presidents brother. Enter the Mordida Man--an independent fixer and bribery expert who must find and free the Presidents brother . . . without causing an international incident.
Inscribed on title. Schuster remainder mark to heal end pages, small staple hole in first few pages. Jacket lightly chipped at spine ends and corners else a near fine copy in like jacket.