Title Venetian Mask, The
Book Condition Very Good in Very Good dust wrapper
Edition First US Edition
Publisher New York Doubleday 1993
0385421907 / 9780385421904
Seller ID 3414
422 pages; Spine ends lightly bumped, two red smudges on bottom page edges, book is slightly cocked. Interior pages and covers clean and bright. Dust wrapper, not price cut, has a bit of edgewear and rubbing. Inner white flaps faintly yellowed at edges which we have seen before with this edition.; Novel, set in 18th Century Venice, involves three women who became friends as children. The eldest gives up a promising operatic career to marry a Venetian maskmaker, while the other two wed men who are sworn enemies. They lead very different lives as adults but continue to support each other and, literally, save each other's lives.
Venice Novel 18th Century Romance