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The affair: a play based on the novel by C. P. Snow by  C. P. Snow  Ronald - First Edition - 1962 - from Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB (SKU: 208197)

The affair: a play based on the novel by C. P. Snow

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The affair: a play based on the novel by C. P. Snow

by Millar, Ronald, C. P. Snow

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New York: Scribner's, 1962. Hardcover. 187p., cast, facsimile letter from C. P. Snow laid-in, very good first edition (Scribner A) in black cloth boards (very nice) and unclipped (but edgeworn & sunned) dust jacket. Millar's adaptation of the eighth novel in Snow's eleven novel cycle titled "Strangers and Brothers". Tensions within academia, reified by a legal review. Sample dialogue from p.161, "Crawford (slowly): 'I do not know that Getliffe convinced me beyond the possibility of doubt that Howard is innocent. He did convince me that it is impossible to say with certainty that he is guilty. I therefore find myself obliged to believe that he should be re-instated by this Court.' Winslow (with satisfaction): 'I make that DUO UTRIUS LATERIS.'

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Bookseller
Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
208197
Title
The affair: a play based on the novel by C. P. Snow
Author
Millar, Ronald, C. P. Snow
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used
Quantity-available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Scribner's
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1962
Bookseller catalogs
Modern first edition; 1960S; Education; Law; Theater, theatre;

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Bolerium Books specializes in American social movements and related topics along books on China & Japan in English & Asian languages. You can sign up for free email lists in our subject areas at www.bolerium.com. We are located in San Francisco at 2141 Mission, Suite 300 (between 17th & 18th St.). We're open by appointment only during the current COVID-19 epidemic.

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