Title Birds Fall Down
Binding Hardcover; Book Club Edition
Book Condition Very Good in Very Good dust wrapper
Publisher New York Viking Press 1966
Seller ID 2451
435 pages; Friends of the library stamp on front free endpaper but not an ex-library book. Corners and spine head and tail lightly bumped. Pages clean and bright, no binding problems. Original pamphlet from the Book of the Month Club laid in. Dust wrapper is lightly edgeworn and chipped, with a closed tear along rear gutter.A nice reading copy.; The talented and literarily diverse author, Rebecca West, presents a rich, witty tale featuring a brilliant double agent, a beautiful and na´ve young woman, proud Tsarist and ex-aristocratic terrorist. The premise of this beguiling novel is founded on an historical event, a conversation on a train at the turn of the last century, which triggered the crumpling of the Russian revolutionary party.
British Woman Author Novel Espionage Tsarist Russia Spies Aristocracy