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GIRL WAITING IN THE SHADE

By: Davies, Rhys

Price: $19.00

Publisher: London, Heinemann: 1960

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 008493

Condition: Good +


206pp. Book clean, spine firm, but mildly cocked and bumped on heel. Blind-stamped publisher's device on rear brown board. Text-block clean. Art-illustrated (Imre Hofbauer), loose-plastic protected dustjacket lightly edgeworn, with a short closed tear. A mature novel centred around key character Lottie Curlow, child of a vain, selfish, ambitious woman. Residing in an English provincial town, and disinterested in her daughter, Lottie's mother marries her off to a successful young businessman who Lottie dislikes. Throw in a brief affair with her stepfather, and Lottie plotting a revenge . . . Bo... View more info