Waugh, AlecTHE MULE ON THE MINARET London: Cassell, (1965). 0374215960 / 9780374215965 First edition. Hardcover. A fine copy in a caramel-colored cloth lettered in gilt; in a price-clipped illustrated dust jacket that shows only a whisper of age-toning. A lovely copy. The stunning wraparound jacket art is by Biro. Novel of wartime intelligence centered in Beirut and Baghdad--based upon Waugh's experiences as a counter espionage office in the Middle East. Waugh, Evelyn's elder brother, was also the author of ISLAND IN THE SUN and FUEL FOR THE FLAME.