Three men meet on a ship bound for Haiti, a world in the grip of the corrupt 'Papa Doc' and the Tontons Macoute, his sinister secret police. Brown the hotelier, Smith the innocent American and Jones the confidence man - these are the 'comedians' of Graham Greene's title. Hiding behind their actors' masks, they hesitate on the edge of life. And, to begin with, they are men afraid of love, afraid of pain, afraid of fear itself...
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Three men bound for Haiti during the dictatorship of Papa Doc and his henchmen, the Tontons Macoute, hide behind their masks, hesitating on the edge of life. Reissued in the VINTAGE CLASSICS series, from the author of DOCTOR FISCHER OF GENEVA OR THE BOMB PARTY and THE HUMAN FACTOR.Review:
"Graham Greene arouses responses of curiosity and attention comparable to those set up by Malraux... Faulkner and Hemingway."--"New Statesman"
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Book Description Penguin Books, 1976. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0140027661
Book Description Book Condition: Brand New. Book Condition: Brand New. Bookseller Inventory # 97801400276621.0