Object ID 003198
Object Name Heart of the Matter, The
Object Desc 1948 Viking edition of Graham Greene's The Heart of the Matter.
Collection General Collection
Accession # CMY002882
General Category Printed Material
Source Category Found In Collection
Accession Date JAN 1,1991
Location Room 1, Shelf 20
Object Date 1948
Start Year Range
End Year Range
Status On-Site Collection Storage
Object Keywords books,Graham Greene,WW II,novel,
Title Heart of the Matter, The
Edition 1948 - First Viking edition
Description / Abstract Maj. Henry Scobie is a spy for the English during WWII and is living in Freetown, Sierra Leone with his wife. The story is about a "life-changing moral crisis" and has many Catholic themes.
Physical Description The book has a grey spine and a maroon cover. The spine has maroon lines as well as Graham Greene, The Heart of the Matter, and Viking. The front cover has grey lines and GG.
Publisher Details Founded by Harold K. Guinzburg and George S. Oppenheim in New York City on 1 March 1925. It was acquired by the Penguin Group in 1975. Publishes many books of fiction and non-fiction, and children's literature since 1933.
Spine / Label
Date APR 3,2015
Assessor Christine Jankowski
Notes The cover and spine have some discoloration. The top of the spine has started to fray. Corners and edges are worn. Slight discoloration on the inside of the covers. Pages are indented on the left corners.
Date APR 18,2015
Summary Location change
Notes Location changed to Room 1, Shelf 20 from On-Site Storage - automatic entry by admin