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SAMSON AND DELILAH.
Edition: First US printing.
New York: Simon & Schuster, 1931. dj. Hardcover first edition - Uncommon fourth book published in English by this Austrian author who was best known for "Bambi" (and whose books were banned by the Nazis in 1936) This is an original retelling of the Biblical story of Samson and the three women who dominated his life. Translated from the German by Whittaker Chambers (who later became notorious for his testimony in the Alger Hiss case and who wrote the best-seller "Witness.") 192 pp.
Condition: Very good in blue cloth with gilt titles and decorations in a somewhat edgeworn but still good dust jacket (previous owner's name on front endpaper, toning to pages, loss of about 1 cm on top edge and some loss at corners of folds, original price of 2.50 still present).Book ID: 80302More details Price: $125.00