Hawkins, Ward KINGS WILL BE TYRANTS
New York/Toronto/London: McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc., (1959). B0007E0HXE First edition, first printing. In green binding with gilt spine lettering; illustrated dust jacket designed by William Hofmann. Hardcover. Pages tanned, foxing to endsheets, small area of pale stain to upper page edges, thus very good; in a very good plus, age-darkened, lightly worn, scuffed, illustrated dust jacket with a short tear to upper rear panel, small area of stain to rear flap.
Thriller set against the backdrop of the Cuban Revolution by the prolific writer of serials for the slicks, who also had a decades-long career in television, ranging from STUDIO ONE in the late 40's to LITTLE HOUSE ON THE PRAIRIE in the 70's.