A Burnt-Out Case - Graham Greene 1961 - Heinemann, London Melbourne Toronto - First Edition Greene’s novel set in the Belgian Congo.

Querry, a world famous architect, is the victim of a terrible attack of indifference: he no longer finds meaning in art or pleasure in life. Arriving anonymously at a Congo leper village, he is diagnosed as the mental equivalent of a 'burnt-out case', a leper mutilated by disease and amputation. Querry slowly moves towards a cure, his mind getting clearer as he works for the colony. However, in the heat of the tropics, no relationship with a married woman, will ever be taken as innocent...
  This edition was preceded by the Swedish edition of 1960.

pp. [8] 256. Publisher’s black cloth, silver lettering to spine, in pictorial dust jacket, priced ‘16s net’ to front flap.
  Condition: Near fine, ink name and date to front pastedown, foxing to endpapers and foredge, in near fine unclipped dust jacket, trace of rubbing to front flap fold, modicum of wear to spine ends.   Ref: 107274   Price: HK$ 2,200