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Author Name    BRITTAIN, Vera

Title   Born 1925 : A Novel of Youth

Binding   Hardcover

Book Condition   Very Good in Very Good- dust wrapper

Edition   First US Edition

Publisher   NY Macmillan 1949

Seller ID   3380

320 pages; Blue binding worn at bumped spine ends and corners. Page edges faintly yellowed, interior pages clean and bright, no binding problems. Dust wrapper, not price clipped, is edgeworn with small chips and tears and a bit of light soil. A nice copy. ; VB is best known for her Testament trilogy. She also wrote five novels of which this is the last. Adrian Carbury, born in 1925 grew up with war and violence. Sent to America with his sister to escape the Blitz of WWII, he later returns to England and becomes a member of a bomb disposal team. Adrian's father, a popular liberal clergyman married to a famous actress, earned a VC in France during WWI. He views the current war in a very different light from his son.

British Woman Author England World War II Novel

Price = 19.00 USD


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