Book #14517

The Sweetest Dream - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Doris Lessing

Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Size: 8vo ; [x], 478, [8] pages
Publisher: London: Flamingo, 2001.
ISBN: 9780002261616

Price: $50.00

First edition/first printing in Fine condition in Near Fine dustjacket. Little bumping of head and foot of spine. Dustjacket is slightly faded on spine and top of front cover.

The story of a family spanning most of the twentieth century, and two remarkable women, Frances Lennox and her proper ex-mother-in-law, Julia. Set in London in the contradictory 1960's, talk of revolution is in the air and for Comrade Johnny "the revolution comes before personal matters, " even his two wives and their children.

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.