''Greene had the sharpest eyes for trouble, the finest nose for human weaknesses, and was pitilessly honest in his observations . . . For experience of a whole century he was the man within.'' --Independent
''Greene had wit and grace and character and story and a transcendent universal compassion that places him for all time in the ranks of world literature.'' -- John le Carre'
''Graham Greene was in a class by himself . . . He will be read and remembered as the ultimate chronicler of twentieth-century man's consciousness and anxiety.'' --William Golding
''A literary 'event' . . . [A] profoundly reverent book.'' -- Evelyn Waugh
''A superb storyteller with a gift for provoking controversy.'' -- New York Times
''Joseph Porter's gritty-voiced narration gives the story the perfect measure of world-weary angst.'' --Library Journal --This text refers to the Audio CD edition.