A Lion Book, 1957, Softcover, Book Condition: Good, First, Illustrated By: Owen Kampen Cover Art
Colour illustrated hardcover, by Owen Kampen, with green and black coloured titles to the front panel and a red and black coloured titles to the backstrip. Yellow coloured tint to all text block edges. Creasing to the book corners and a little chipping to the backstrip edges. Rubbing to the book panels and the internal pages are brown. Page 15/16 has become dogeared, top right-hand corner. A novel about a young woman who was abused during World War II and upon returning to her home village spiralled into ever increasing debauchery. Translated from the Italian by Glauco Cambon. Winner of the Ernest Hemingway Prize. This is the first edition in the English language. Size: 12mo (standard paperback). (4), 5-126, (2) pages.. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Owen Kampen Cover Art. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Fiction; Italy; Inventory No: 0112882.