Briefing For a Descent Into Hell

by Lessing, Doris

Doris Lessing was born of British parents in Persia, in 1919, and moved with her family to Southern Rhodesia when she was five years old. She went to England in 1949 and has lived there ever since. She is the author of more than thirty books—novels, stories, reportage, poems, and plays. In 2007, she was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature.

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Briefing for a Descent into Hell

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1971-02-12
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9780394421988
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Briefing for a descent into hell

by Lessing, Doris (1919-2013)

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1971
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Briefing for a descent into hell, 1971. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine cloth copy in a near-fine, very slightly edge-dulled dust wrapper, now mylar-sleeved. Remains particularly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong. Physical description: 251 p. ; 21 cm. Subjects: Science fiction ; English. Amnesia ; Fiction.
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Briefing for a Descent Into Hell

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1975
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1971
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Jonathan Cape, 1971. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Pink top page edges. Very good indeed. The dust jacket is price clipped but otherwise in fine condition. Internally, there are no markings or inscriptions, and the pages are immaculately clean and complete. Tightly bound and presented beautifully in cellophane. The binding is excellent. GK. Our orders are shipped using… Read more about this item
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by LESSING DORIS

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1971
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London: Cape, 1971. First Edition. Hard Cover. Dust Jacket. Signed by Author. First UK Edition First State (with the red top edge). SIGNED & DATED BY THE AUTHOR IN THE YEAR OF PUBLICATION. Publisher's dark brown boards with gilt spine lettering. Slight pushing at the spine tips otherwise a near fine copy (with a former… Read more about this item
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Briefing for a Descent into Hell

by Doris Lessing

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February 12, 1971
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VG. Jacket in mylar. Signed by Lessing on title page. Some edge wear to bottom of front panel, erased pencil writing on dedication page. 4th printing
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Briefing for a Descent Into Hell: A Psychological Thriller (Vintage International)

by Lessing, Doris

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9780307390615
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Briefing for a Descent into Hell

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1971
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9780224005074
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Jonathan Cape Ltd, 1971. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fair/Fair. jacket is shelf rubbed, edge worn and a bit torn. tanning, soiling and foxing inside book. well bound. fair copy.[S.K]. Our orders are shipped using tracked courier delivery services.
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BRIEFING FOR A DESCENT INTO HELL

BRIEFING FOR A DESCENT INTO HELL

by Lessing, Doris

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1971
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9780394421988
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf. 1971. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0394421981 . Very Good in a Very Good price clipped dust jacket. ; 9.50 X 6.50 X 1.20 inches; 308 pages .
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Briefing for a Descent into Hell

by Lessing, Doris

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1971
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1971. 4th printing. Full cloth binding with light foxing. Unmarked inside. 308pp. Jacket is price-clipped, in a protective mylar cover.. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - 8" - 9" Tall.
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Briefing for a Descent Into Hell

by Lessing, Doris

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1971
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9780394421988
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New York: Knopf. Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 1971. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0394421981 . Mild wear to dustjacket including a small tear. Now protected by mylar cover. ; First Edition stated. ; 308 pages .
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by Lessing, Doris

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1971
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Jonathan Cape Ltd, 1971. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/Good. The dust jacket is a little shelf rubbed, small tears and edge worn. Now protected in cellophane. The binding is excellent. GK. Our orders are shipped using tracked courier delivery services.
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Briefing for a Descent into Hell (signed)

by LESSING, DORIS

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1971
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First Edition, First Printing. Just about fine in original brown boards and in like pictorial dust jacket (price-clipped). Signed by author Doris Lessing on half-title page. The 2007 Nobel Prize winner's best novel. According to BBC Radio 4, the Swedish Academy, which awards the prize, described Lessing as "that epicist of the female experience, who with skepticism, fire and visionary… Read more about this item
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1972
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Panther. 1972 Panther first overseas edition thus paperback; Very Good, clean copy, lightly aged, appears unread, name inside front cover else near as new; UK dealer, immediate dispatch . Very Good. Paperback. 1st Edition Thus.. 1972.
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by Lessing, Doris

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by Lessing, Doris

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1971
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Alfred A. Knopf. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 1971. 1st Edition; 1st Printing. Hardcover. 0394421981 . Hardcover with dustjacket, first printing as stated on copyright page, book is in excellent condition, the former owner's name on the blank end-paper is the only remarkable flaw, the black jacket shows rubbing to the glossy surface but it… Read more about this item
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Briefing for a Descent into Hell

by Lessing, Doris

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1971
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London: Jonathan Cape, 1971. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. BOOK NEAR FINE/JACKET VERY GOOD+. 8vo - over 7¾"" - 9¾"" tall. Signed by Author. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR on a special, decorative bookplate. AN EXTREMELY CLEAN, ATTRACTIVE COPY WITH A BRIGHT DUSTJACKET IN NEW, GLOSSY BRODART. NO PREVIOUS OWNER MARKINGS. 1ST PRINTING. HANDSOME COPY.
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BRIEFING FOR A DESCENT INTO HELL (Flamingo modern classic)

BRIEFING FOR A DESCENT INTO HELL (Flamingo modern classic)

by Lessing

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Briefing for a Descent into Hell

by Lessing, Doris

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1971
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9780224005074
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London: Jonathan Cape, 1971. First edition. Cloth. Near Fine in Near Fine Dust Jacket. 12mo. A novel. Corner of front free endpaper clipped, otherwise Fine. Light edgewear to jacket.
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1971
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1971. First American edition. Hardcover. Very good/very good. SIGNED. Octavo [21.5 cm] 308pp. Natural beige cloth over boards with gilt stamping on the backstrip and front board. Publisher's black top stain. The spine is a bit rolled. Several of the board edges are just a hair toned. In a price-clipped dust jacket, with… Read more about this item
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