- Keyword = fascism
Edition: First printing.
New York: Simon & Schuster, 1946. dj. Hardcover first edition - When their father disappears (he is actually murdered) in Portugal, three young - and rather precocious children - are pursued in New York City by an undercover group attempting to resurrect fascism after the defeat of Hitler in World War II - a group trying to destroy evidence that their father had gathered, and hidden in one of their books. Basis for the 1964 made for television movie, the first ever, "See How They Run." 249 pp..
Condition: Very good in a good only dust jacket (usual light toning to the pages, tape repair to the of the dj at the corners of the flaps, chip at base of dj spine) .Book ID: 71451More details Price: $16.50
THE JOURNALS OF ANDRE GIDE: Volume 3, 1928 - 1939.
Edition: First American edition.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1949. dj. Hardcover first edition - Called the most important work of this great modern writer, who was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1947, this volume covers the years from his 59th to his 70th, the years leading up to World War II. Translated and with an introduction by Justin O'Brien. Includes a glossary of persons mentioned in the journal, a bibliography of works by Gide, index, frontispiece. 450, xx pages.
Condition: Very good in good dust jacket (pencilled marginal notations, edgewear and some chipping to the dj.)Book ID: 20218More details Price: $20.00
MUSSOLINI: A Biography.
Edition: First US printing.
New York: St Martin's, 1998. dj. Hardcover first edition - A comprehensive biography of the Italian dictator, from his youth in 19th century Italy to his death in 1945. Photographs, index, bibliography. 430 pages.
Condition: Near fine in a near fine dustjacket.Book ID: 15710More details Price: $20.00