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The Sun’s Attendant: A Diptych - Charles Haldeman

London: Jonathan Cape, 1963, Hardback in Dustwrapper..
Condition: Very Good — in Very Good Dust Wrapper. Unlaminated dust wrapper a little edgeworn and faded with light soiling to the lower panel. Edges of the text block very lightly spotted.

The author's first novel. From the cover: “Combining experience and imagination with unusual effect, this novel traces the enforced wanderings of Stefan Brückmann, who is orphaned when the family caravan falls through the ice while crossing the Vistula. Child of a quasi-Gypsy and a middle-class girl from Berlin, he is wrenched from the hands of his Hungarian godparents and made the unwanted charge of a brutal Nazi uncle. Eventually he runs away, only to be caught and taken off to Auschwitz as a non-Aryan.
Size: 8" x 5¼"
Number of Pages: 333
Cover Art By: Germano Facetti

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