Book #14358

Now to My Mother: a Very Personal Memoir of Antonia White - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Susan Chitty, Harold Pinter
Now to My Mother: a Very Personal Memoir of Antonia White - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
Size: 8vo
Publisher: London: Weidenfeld & Nicholson, 1985.
ISBN: 0297785915

A handsome first edition/first printing in Fine condition in alike, price-clipped dustjacket. SIGNED by playwright Harold Pinter to his wife, Lady Antonia Fraser ("To A, Love H").

Based on long conversations with her mother and also on her mother's voluminous writings, Chitty's outspoken memoir of Antonia White is the first full account of the author of Frost in May (and three other novels. ) To her public Antonia was the gentle sensitive heroine of her stories; in real life she lived to be eighty and was never gentle. She was haunted by insanity and seemed a distant and frightening figure to her young daughters.

Price: $690.00

Author Bio

Harold Pinter

Harold Pinter (Oct.10, 1930 - Dec. 24, 2008), is a world-renowned English playwright, screenwriter, actor, director, poet, and political activist. Pinter is the recipient of eighteen honorary degrees and numerous other honors and awards, including the Nobel Prize in Literature and the French Légion d'honneur.

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