A Compass Error - Sybille BedfordCollins, 1968, Hardback in Dust Wrapper.
Condition: Very Good - in Good DJ. Edges of DJ somewhat worn with several small nicks and very slight loss. Mildly bumped at head & tail of spine and corners. Inscription on fep.
It is the early thirties when political barbarism is beginning to darken the hopes embodied in the League of Nations. Flavia is certain she can win a place at Oxford, become a don, write great books and put the world to rights. But even in a few summer weeks she learns that the world is not what she has taken it to be. Jacket by Kenneth Farnhill. 221pp. Size: Demy Octavo