By: Frame, Janet
North Sydney, N.S.W., Australia, Vintage Books (Random House Australia): 2007
Edition: Uncorrected Bound Proof.
Seller ID: 008427
Condition: Very Good +
203pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean and crisp. Illustrated card wrapper negligibly scuffed. " . . . a meditation on the themes of exile and return, homesickness and not knowing where home really is. It is suffused with beauty and tenderness and shot through with self-deprecating humour, knowingness and frailty . . . Janet Frame wrote this small and exquisite novel in 1963 whilst taking a break from her longest novel, 'The Adaptable Man'. It is a highly personal work that she did not want published until after her death." Book weight approx. 230g. Postage charge will be ... View More...