Abacus, 1984, Softcover, Book Condition: Good, First
Colour illustrated card cover with black coloured titles to the front panel and black and white coloured titles to the backstrip. A novel based on the author's own experiences a boyhood in Spain, the Spanish civil war, fighter in the French resistance, imprisonment in Buchenwald, struggle against Franco, expulsion from the Communist Party and the publication of Solzhenitsyn's The Gulag Archipelago. The novel tells of dreams, betrayals, hopes and self-deception on the generation that lived past the events of 1939. Creasing to the book corners with rubbing of the book edges and panels. Browning of the textblock edges and lighter browning of the pages. First English Translation. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 277, [3 further titles from publishing house] pages.. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Previous bookseller's sticker to the rear panel.. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Literature & Literary; ISBN: 0349131465. ISBN/EAN: 9780349131467. Inventory No: 0118014.