The Guns of Navarone by Alistair Maclean, 1st/1st, 1957

The Guns of Navarone by Alistair Maclean, 1st/1st, 1957

£100.00Price

London: Collins, (1957). First edition. This is a near fine copy. The dust wrapper is slightly crumpled at the tail of the spine with mild rubbing at the top edge. It has not been price clipped. The front free endpaper is lightly soiled. The boards are free from chips and marks and the text blocks are free from foxing and are bright and white. Overall, this is a near fine copy. A novel set in the Second World War. The story concerns the efforts of an Allied commando team to destroy a seemingly impregnable German fortress that threatens Allied naval ships in the Aegean Sea and prevents over 1,200 isolated British Army soldiers from being rescued.