Anglophile Books International Bookfinders

Our secure web pages are hosted by Chrislands Inc, who use a Thawte SSL Certificate to ensure secure transmission of your information.
Fully Trusted SSL Certificate
 
Search our online stock

Author
Title
Word in Description
Keyword or subject
ISBN
 
 
Some of our favourite authors
Vera Brittain

E.M. Delafield

Jane Duncan

"Elizabeth" von Arnim

Elizabeth Gaskell

Rumer Godden

Elizabeth Goudge

Georgette Heyer

L.M. Montgomery

Barbara Pym

Miss Read

Margery Sharp

D.E. Stevenson

Angela Thirkell
 
 
 
Trooper to the Southern Cross, THIRKELL, Angela

Author Name    THIRKELL, Angela

Title   Trooper to the Southern Cross

Binding   Softcover; Trade PB

Book Condition   Very Good

Size   177 pages

Publisher   London Virago c1934, 1985

ISBN Number    0860685926 / 9780860685920

Seller ID   7352

Light spine and cover creases, edgewear, clean pages pale brown, edges a bit darker as is common with these Virago editions. Virago price sticker on back cover; no loose pages.; Introduction by Tony Gould. Originally published in London in 1934 under the male pseudonym Leslie Parker. It is the lively, and humorous account of a doctor and his family returning to Australia on a troopship after World War I. It is based on Thirkell's own experiences on her voyage to Australia with Lance Thirkell and her two small sons.; Image is actual copy on offer.

British Woman Author, Australia, World War I, Troop Ship, Novel, Doctor, Virago 171

Price = 12.50 USD


Other Tempting Treasures
Lightly Poached, BECKWITH, Lillian
Lightly Poached

Aesthetics and Nostalgia in the Barsetshire Novels of Angela Thirkell, FRITZER, Penelope
Aesthetics and Nostalgia in the Barsetshire Novels of Angela Thirkell

Kingdom of Shadows

Diana's Story [Wide-Eyed and Legless]

Star-Spangled Summer

Time to Dance, No Time to Weep, GODDEN, Rumer
Time to Dance, No Time to Weep

Mary Barton, GASKELL, Elizabeth
Mary Barton

Marling Hall, THIRKELL, Angela
Marling Hall

 


Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to [email protected]
Copyright©2018. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by ChrisLands.com

 

 

cookie