STRANGER AT THE GATES. by Anthony, Evelyn (Evelyn Bridget Patricia…

STRANGER AT THE GATES. by Anthony, Evelyn (Evelyn Bridget Patricia Stephens, 1928 - 2018) < >


Edition: Uncorrected proof (trade paperback format. )

New York: Coward, McCann & Geoghegan, (1973). First edition - On a tranquil tree-lined street in Paris, a woman exits a taxi. She has come from Bonn, Germany, on a mission of desperation and revenge. And in a house on the Rue de Varenne, a wife and mother is about to relive the past she thought shed left far behind. In 1944, in Nazi-occupied France, circumstances forced Jean de Bernard and his wife to put up a German officer at their isolated chateau in St. Blaize. A novel which looks at the complexities of loyalty and accomodation during war time, ending in post-war Germany where an SS officer is being tried for wartime atrocities. 332 pp.

Condition: Good in printed orange wrappers (some wear to the covers) An uncommon advance issue.

Book ID: 88128
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