A Passage to India. LIMITED EDITION: Forster E. M. A Passage to India. LIMITED EDITION: Forster E. M. A Passage to India. LIMITED EDITION: Forster E. M. A Passage to India. LIMITED EDITION: Forster E. M.

A Passage to India. LIMITED EDITION

Forster E. M.

Editorial: The Franklin Library, Franklin Center,, Pennsylvania, 1979
Condición: Near Fine Encuadernación de tapa dura
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A Near FINE copy. Genuine FULL LEATHER covers, decorated in BRIGHT GILT and Red Leather. Bright Gilt decorated tooling to front and rear boards and similar to the spine, with bright gilt lettering/titling. 3 plain raised bands to the spine bordering the decoration/compartments and titling/lettering. All Edges Gilt. (gilt on the front fore-edge had been rubbed exposing the white of the pages beneath - see image). Apart from this minor flaw the book is Immaculate. A LIMITED EDITION published exclusively for subscribers to "The Greatest Books of the Twentieth Century". Special contents copyright Franklin 1979. Internally - Scarlet red silk moire endpapers and a red silk ribbon bookmark. Looks Unread/Untouched. (12) + 316 pp. Illustrated in colour by Charles Reid - 4 lovely double page watercolour illustrations. A Passage to India is a masterpiece of twentieth-century fiction exploring issues of colonialism, faith and the limits of comprehension. "When Adela Quested and her elderly companion Mrs Moore arrive in the Indian town of Chandrapore, they quickly feel trapped by its insular and prejudiced 'Anglo-Indian' community. Determined to escape the parochial English enclave and explore the 'real India', they seek the guidance of the charming and mercurial Dr Aziz, a cultivated Indian Muslim. But a mysterious incident occurs while they are exploring the Marabar caves with Aziz, and the well-respected doctor soon finds himself at the centre of a scandal that rouses violent passions among both the British and their Indian subjects. A masterly portrait of a society in the grip of imperialism, 'A Passage to India' compellingly depicts the fate of individuals caught between the great political and cultural conflicts of the modern world." . This copy is Near AS NEW and has NO Inscriptions or other Marks at all. ALL pages are clean, crisp, unmarked and uncreased. Overall, apart from the flaw to the front fore-edge, this is an EXCELLENT, Tight, Bright, Clean and Sharp cornered, copy. See Images, and/or ask for further details/images. This book is overweight and heavy and MAY require extra postage depending on your location. ; LIMITED EDITION in the Franklin Library Series "The Greatest Books of the Twentieth Century"; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. N° de ref. de la librería 113495

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Título: A Passage to India. LIMITED EDITION

Editorial: The Franklin Library, Franklin Center,, Pennsylvania

Año de publicación: 1979

Encuadernación: Hardcover

Ilustrador: Illustrated by Charles Reid

Condición del libro:Near Fine

Condición de la sobrecubierta: No Dust Jacket

Edición: First Edition Thus

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