A PAUSE FOR BREATH

By: Reveley, Edith

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209pp., book clean, square. Spine firm, gilt title there-on. Leaves clean. Art illustrated [Michael Foreman], loose-plastic protected dustjacket very mildly edgeworn, with a tiny nip on lower rear flap, else very good. The author's first novel, having previously published a short story collection. Relationship based, set in a newly independant African state in the 1960's. Key characters are young newly-weds Hugh and Bea Chesterman, with Hugh holding a junior diplomatic post with the British High Commission. Bea struggles to come to grips with the lifestyle . . . Book weight approx. 470g.

Title: A PAUSE FOR BREATH

Author Name: Reveley, Edith

Categories: Fiction-First Editions,

Edition: 1st. U.K. Edition,

Publisher: London, Collins: 1979

ISBN Number: 0002224321

ISBN Number 13: 9780002224321

Binding: Hard Cover + D/J [Oblong]

Book Condition: Very Good +

Jacket Condition: Very Good +

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 001427

Keywords: Fiction, General Fiction, Modern First Editions, Author's First Novels