Sign In | Register
No image available

The Gallery (The Arbor House Library of Contemporary Americana)

by Burns, John Horne

Condition: Very Good


Arbor House Pub Co. Light crease to front cover . Very Good. Soft cover. 1985.

Book summary

John Horne Burns (1916-1953) attended Andover and Harvard and then served in military intelligence during World War II. He wrote two more novels after The GalleryLucifer With a Book and A Cry of Children—but both met with a cold critical reception. He drank himself to death in Florence while still in his thirties.

Paul Fussell
(1924–2012) was the author of many books on war and twentieth-century culture, including The Great War and Modern Memory, which won the National Book Award. His memoir Doing Battle: The Making of a Skeptic chronicles the time he spent fighting with the 103rd infantry division in World War II.

Reviews

Review this book (Want a chance to win $50? Log-in or create an account first!) (You'll be automatically entered for a chance to win $50!)




Glossary

Some terminology that may be used in this description includes:
pub
Common abbreviation for 'published'

$8.00

$5.00 shipping to USA

More shipping options >

Add to wishlist


McAllister & Solomon Books

Ask the seller a question

Biblio.com member since: 2005
Wilmington,North Carolina

30 day return guarantee 30 Day Return Guarantee



Collecting Arkham House

Collecting Arkham House

Learn about collecting the iconic horror and fantasy publisher that produced books by the likes of Ray Bradbury, August Derleth and H. P. Lovecraft.

Classic Supernatural Fiction

Collecting Classic Supernatural Fiction

Classic supernatural fiction is distinct from contemporary horror because it is more literate and often relies upon poetic subtlety rather than unpleasant gratuity to create atmosphere. Enter if you dare!


Trustpilot