1959 - Viking, New York - First edition, first issue, with top page edge stained yellow.
Bellow's classic novel of a dissatisfied American millionaire finding himself in Africa.
Searching to find his "more," Henderson goes on safari to the Dark Continent in search of self, or Ernest Hemingway. The novel is full of satire, extreme characterizations, and raucous jokes. It is a comic Heart of Darkness.
Jack Nicholson once said that the role he most wanted to play was Eugene Henderson.