Viking, 1987, 1st printing. First edition hardcover book in VG- condition - tight and square. The corners are sharp. The gold-gilt spine titles are clear and bright. There is a short black remainder line on the side edge of the closed page ends. The top corner of page 35 has been folded over and there is a short crease on the bottom edge of about 50 pages.
The unclipped ($12.95) dustjacket is in VG+ condition - stiiff and bright and glossy with some minor scratches and light rubbing. There is a short crease on the bottom edge of the back flap fold.
Salman Rushdie's portrait of Nicaragua, written after his trip there in 1986, reveals the hidden heart of a tiny, beleaguered country.
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