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All About H. Hatterr

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All About H. Hatterr

by Desani, G. V

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  • near fine
  • hardcover
  • First
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About This Item

New York: Farrar Straus & Giroux, 1951. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good +. 8vo. Blue cloth with red and black spine, in original dust jacket, unclipped and with publisher's wrap around band. Book with very light fade to spine, jacket spine faded with wear to edges and a few shallow chips and rips. Jacket a bit wrinkled at back otherwise very good. Book clean and tight. A very nice copy.

Synopsis

G. V. Desani (1909—2001) was born Nairobi, Kenya and raised in India. In the late 1930s, and throughout the war, he was a BBC broadcaster and lectured on India. He contributed regularly to The Times of India 's Illustrated Weekly and produced a weekly opinion page called "Very High and Very Low." He moved to the United States in 1970 to teach at Boston University and subsequently the University of Texas at Austin, where he was a Professor of Religion and Philosophy. Anthony Burgess (1917–1993) was a prolific novelist, composer, librettist, essayist, semanticist, translator, and critic. He is best known for the novel  A Clockwork Orange . 

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Bookseller
Karol Krysik Books, ABAC/ILAB, IOBA, PBFA CA (CA)
Bookseller Inventory #
1584
Title
All About H. Hatterr
Author
Desani, G. V
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket condition
Very Good +
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Farrar Straus & Giroux
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1951

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About Karol Krysik Books, ABAC/ILAB, IOBA, PBFA

Interesting and unusual books and printed matter. Visual items, illustrated books, private press, mythology/folklore, modern first editions. Member of the Antiquarian Booksellers Association of Canada (ABAC) and theIndependent Online Booksellers Association (IOBA)

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