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Miracle At Carville - Betty Martin [Edwina Parra]

John Lehmann, 1952, Hardback in Dustwrapper..
Condition: Good — in Poor Dust Wrapper. Unlaminated dust wrapper a little edgeworn and faded with loss to the spine ends and corners, quite dulled. Gently bruised at the head, tail and corners of the binding. Pages lightly age-tanned.

From the cover: “In the year 1927, an attractive American girl of 19 was celebrating Christmas with her family and her fiancé in New Orleans. During the festivities, the news was broken to her that she had contracted leprosy (now known as Hansen’s Disease), and must be taken to the State leper hospital at Carville for segregation and cure.
Editor: Evelyn Wells
Size: 8" x 5¼"
Number of Pages: 256

£65.00 (Now Sold)