Item Detail

Item Number 7372
Title Ordeal
Author Shute, Nevil
Condition VG/G+
Publisher William Morrow & Company
Place Published New York
Date Published 1939
Edition
Binding Hardcover
Notes Bound in dark blue cloth with gilt lettering on the front and spine; BOMC book, clean, straight & tight. The binding is faded at both spine ends, previous owner's name written on the upper edge of the front endpage. Pages are all clean without any marks or tears. Dust jacket is intact and clean, but has quite a bit of edgewear/chipping and tears that are internally mended. Ordeal is no scare story. It is a fast, rich, exciting novel; not so much a study of war but of the human spirit and its infinite capacity to endure. ; Book Club Edition; 8 1/4" x 6"; 280 pages
LoC or ISBN
Keyword(s) Nevil Shute,Fiction,War,Novel,England,World War II
Category(ies) Misc. Collectible Fiction,Misc. Non-1sts (HB & PB)
Price $22.50