Air and Angels
Sinclair-Stevenson Limited, January 1991. First Thus. Cloth. Used - Very Good / Very Good. Item #233359
A love story set in India and Cambridge in the years before World War I, about a middle-aged man's love for a young girl, and the appalling consequences of his passion.
First/first UK edition in very good+ dustjacket. Not price clipped. Blue cloth boards with white lettering on spine. Blue & white fleur-de-lis design on end pages. Tight binding. Very faint foxing to top edge & fore-edge. Clean, unmarked interior text. Overall a very good+/fine bright, clean, collector's copy. Air & Angels is the tenth published novel by this excellent underrated British writer. She received the Somerset Maugham Award in 1971, but deserves much more for her quiet, lovely, classic prose.