Book #106242

A Sport Of Nature

Nadine Gordimer
A Sport Of Nature. Nadine Gordimer.

Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First American Edition
Size: 8vo
Publisher: New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1987.



The ninth novel of Nobel Prize winning author Nadine Gordimer's recounts the life of a South African Jew named Hillela. Abandoned by her mother, Hillela is raised by her two aunts who instill in her the opposing worlds of material comfort and social consciousness.

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Author Bio

Nadine Gordimer

Born 20 November 1923, Nadine Gordimer is a South African writer and political activist. She won the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1991, and Alfred Nobel described her work as a “very great benefit to humanity.” Gordimer may be best known for July’s People, which sparked some controversy for its political themes. Gordimer’s writing often deals with racial and moral issues, especially apartheid in South Africa.