Book #14276

Under My Skin: Volume One of My Autobiography to 1949 - 1st US Edition/1st Printing

Doris Lessing
Under My Skin: Volume One of My Autobiography to 1949 - 1st US Edition/1st Printing

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
Size: 8vo
Publisher: New York: HarperCollinsPublishers, 1994.
ISBN: 0060171502

A most beautiful first US edition/first printing in unread Fine condition; SIGNED by author and Nobel Prize winner Doris Lessing.

Doris Lessing was born of British parents in Persia, grew up in Southern Rhodesia and moved to London at the age of thirty after being exiled by the government for her opposition to the white minority regime. In this first volume of her autobiography, Lessing vividly recalls her childhood, her adolescence and later as a young woman, the growth of her political beliefs.

Price: $190.00

Author Bio

Doris Lessing

Doris Lessing, born Doris May Tayler in Kermanshah, Persia, October 22, 1919 is a British writer and author of works such as the novels The Grass is Singing and The Golden Notebook.
In 2007, Lessing won the Nobel Prize in Literature. Lessing is the oldest person ever to win this award. Doris Lessing passed away on November 17, 2013.

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