Put Off Thy Shoes

By: Voynich, E.L.

Price: $25.00

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456 pp. Two to three inch slits along front and rear grooves of spine, plus rubbed edges and corners. Blue cloth on spine is sunned, Front endpapers have tan shadows from a 1945 NY Times review taped in. Rear endpaper has a dj blurb about the author pasted in, but no shadowing. Front end paper has the author's signed initials and personal inscription to Liliane and Herbert Davidson (Florida newspaper publishers), "who have watched my child grow, as I have watched theirs" (dated 20th May 1945) Lacks dust jacket. Tale of Beatrice Rivers, who marries a rich English squire to escape a dreadful home, and later becomes active in charitable work in Cornwall. No. 3 in Ethel Voynich's series about The Gadfly, a bitter man who gets caught up in Italy's Risorgimento movement of 1947.

Title: Put Off Thy Shoes

Author Name: Voynich, E.L.

Categories: Fiction, Signed By Author,

Edition: 1st Printing Stated

Publisher: NY, MacMillan: 1945

Binding: Cloth

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Inscription: Inscribed By Author

Size: 8vo --8.5 In

Seller ID: 009690

Keywords: Fiction. England. Cornwall. Historical. Gadfly.