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In Search of a Character

(1961)
Two African Journals
A non fiction book by

 
 
Greene set two of his novels in Africa, "A Burnt-Out Case" (Yonda leper colony) and "The Heart of the Matter" (the Congo). They arose from separate visits during which he kept journals. The journals are printed here and provide a glimpse of the novelist responding to the raw material of his art.


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Hardback Editions

January 1962 : USA Hardback
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Title: In Search of a Character: Two African Journals
Author(s): Graham Greene
ISBN: 0-670-39664-8 / 978-0-670-39664-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: The Viking Press
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December 1961 : UK Hardback
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Title: In Search of a Character: Two African Journals
Author(s): Graham Greene
ISBN: 0-370-00281-4 / 978-0-370-00281-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: The Bodley Head Ltd
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Paperback Editions

April 2011 : UK Paperback
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Title: In Search Of a Character: Two African Journals: Congo Journey and Convoy to West Africa (Vintage Classics)
Author(s): Graham Greene
ISBN: 0-09-952902-5 / 978-0-09-952902-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Vintage Classics
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June 2000 : UK Paperback
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Title: In Search Of a Character: Two African Journals: Congo Journey and Convoy to West Africa (Vintage Classics)
Author(s): Graham Greene
ISBN: 0-09-928424-3 / 978-0-09-928424-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Vintage Classics
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January 1994 : UK Paperback
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Title: In Search of a Character, Two African Journals: Congo Journal; Convoy to West Africa (Penguin Twentieth Century Classics)
Author(s): Graham Greene
ISBN: 0-14-018578-X / 978-0-14-018578-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin Classics
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January 1968 : UK Paperback
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Title: In Search of a Character, Two African Journals: Congo Journal; Convoy to West Africa
Author(s): Graham Greene
ISBN: 0-14-002822-6 / 978-0-14-002822-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin
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