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Indian Summer of the Heart & Banker Best Sellers from Reader's Digest  Condensed Books by  Dick  Daisy & Frances - Hardcover - 1983 - from Odds and Ends Shop and Biblio.com

Indian Summer of the Heart & Banker Best Sellers from Reader's Digest Condensed Books

by Newman, Daisy & Frances, Dick

Condition: As New with no dust jacket


Reader's Digest Association. As New with no dust jacket. 1983. Hardcover. The pages are clean, no tears or soiling. The pages and binding are tight. Glittery gilt top-stained page edges. The pages are tanning with age. ; Color Illustrations; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 262 pages; INDIAN SUMMER OF THE HEART: a condensation of the novel by Daisy Newman. It was a time of tranquility and turmoil. When Oliver Otis, a seventy-eight-year-old widower, fell in love, the realization shook him to the core. What was he to do about it? The daily silences of his Quaker faith, which usually brought him insight, failed to enlighten him now. He longed to unburden his heart… but his daughter was in England and wouldn't understand. The couple sharing his Rhode Island farm had all they could do to raise their son and build their own careers. That left Loveday Mead herself, but Oliver dared not imagine her reaction. After all, she was a younger woman -- seventy-two -- and a former college dean. What could she want with a simple farmer? It is illustrated by Ben Wohlberg with paintings by Nita Engle. BANKER: a condensation of the novel by Dick Francis. A winning day at Ascot: cheers, toasts… and terrible revenge. "It's a beautiful day for racing, " young banker Tim Ekaterin remarks at the Royal Ascot meeting. Tim finds the afternoon a delight, especially after a colt named Sandcastle makes Tim and hid friends all winners. But the end of this splendid day holds a grim surprise; one of the guests is assaulted by a young man with a knife, and only Tim's quick thinking averts tragedy. It is illustrated by Frank Morris. Will combine shipping on more than one book. .


  • Bookseller: Odds and Ends Shop US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 1294
  • Title: Indian Summer of the Heart & Banker Best Sellers from Reader's Digest Condensed Books
  • Author: Newman, Daisy & Frances, Dick
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: As New with no dust jacket
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Reader's Digest Association
  • Date published: 1983

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