London: Picador, 1987. Reprint. Paperback. Used - Good. Creased spine. Edges toned/foxed. Clean, unmarked, tight copy. Slightly worn wrap. 671 pp. Item #10255
The author of the acclaimed Sour Sweet presents a sweeping historical novel about corruption and greed, class, race, love and treachery set in Macao and Canton before and during the Opium Wars of the 19th century. Nominated for England's prestigious Booker Prize.