London: Chapman and Hall, (1932). First edition. Satire set on the fictional island nation of "Azania." Based on Waugh's own travels to Ethiopia, the novel follows a young emperor's attempts to modernize his home nation after studying at Oxford. Near fine with only touch of minor shelf wear to tips and minimal, faint foxing to page fore edges; in near fine dust jacket with a bit of mottled toning to the spine.