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Book Description
London; Longmans, 1960. FIRST EDITION. Octavo (20 x 14cm), pp.256. Author's debut novel. Publisher's hardback in pictorial dust jacket priced 16s. Some minor handling and edge wear, faint tidemark to fore-edge. Some light soiling on rear panel. Tipped-in Richard Harris card and signed by Harris on the front free end paper. Also an original photograph of Harris loosely inserted in the book. A very good copy which shows well with scarce signature.
Dealer Notes
A gritty tale of working class northern England, which won the MacMillan Prize for fiction and was the basis for the Oscar-nominated 1963 film starring Richard Harris a hard Rugby League player.
Author David Storey
Date 1960
Binding Cloth
Publisher Longmans
Illustrator N/A
Condition Very good
Pages 256

Price: £250.00

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