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The Clothes on Their Backs -by Linda Grant -a Signed Copy

By: Grant, Linda (signed)

Price: $52.73

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Virago, 2008, 1st Edtion, First Printing: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 157326

ISBN: 1844085406

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy, in a Near Fine dustjacket, signed without inscription by Grant, looks new, ---"In a red brick mansion block off the Marylebone Road, Vivien, a sensitive, bookish girl grows up sealed off from both past and present by her timid refugee parents. Then one morning a glamorous uncle appears, dressed in a mohair suit, with a diamond watch on his wrist and a girl in a leopard-skin hat on his arm. Why is Uncle Sándor so violently unwelcome in her parents' home? This is a novel about survival - both banal and heroic - and a young woman who discovers the compl... View more info