The Spoilt City [1st Ed]

$50

By Olivia Manning

Uncommon first edition of the second book in Manning’s Balkan Trilogy

1 in stock

Description

  • First Edition [Heinemann, London, 1962] of the second book in Manning’s Balkan Trilogy [this trilogy, together with the Levant Trilogy formed the epic Fortunes Of War which was posthumously adapted by the BBC for television]
  • Blue boards, gold titling on spine, 319pp, bookseller sticker inner board, penned name on ffep, else excellent; in the good+ dustjacket, price-clipped, bumped & marked, 1cm tear at spine base; a very good copy overall
  • Reviews on back of the first book in the trilogy: The Great Fortune
  • An uncommon early first from this neglected British author