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The Memoirs of a Survivor

by Lessing, Doris

Condition: Good/Very Good

N Y: Alfred A. Knopf, 1975. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Very Good. A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 213 pages. Previous owner's inscription. First American Edition (stated). Full off-white cloth boards with slight tape marks. Brown spots on side page ends and last few pages. Edge worn dust jacket with original $6.95 price.

Book summary

The Memoirs of a Survivor is a dystopian novel by Nobel Prize-winner Doris Lessing. It was first published in 1974 by Octagon Press. It was made into a film in 1981, starring Julie Christie and Nigel Hawthorne, and directed by David Gladwell.


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