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The Memoirs of a Survivor [SIGNED] by Doris Lessing - Signed First Edition - 1974 - from Tarrington Books and

The Memoirs of a Survivor [SIGNED]

by Doris Lessing

Condition: Very Good/Very Good

London: The Octagon Press, 1974. 1st Edition . Very Good/Very Good. 5.5 x 8.75 inches (14 x 22.5 cm). Signed by Author. Dust jacket: A little light marking to covers. Slight rubbing to lower corners and foot of spine. Unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. . Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: First printing. Green cloth binding with slight fading to edges of boards. Small spot to top page edge, slight tanning to endpapers. Residue from previous owner's address label to lower edge of front pastedown endpaper. Very clean text throughout. Signed (without dedication) by the author after the title page. Dystopian novel from Nobel Prize Winner Doris Lessing. A scarce signed copy. . Overall book condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.95; Oceania £14.00; Rest of World £13.50. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 5.5 x 8.75 inches (14 x 22.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 182

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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