Book #29508

None to Accompany Me - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Nadine Gordimer

Binding: 1/4 Cloth
Book Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Publisher: New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1994.
ISBN: 0374222975

Price: $80.00

A most attractive first edition/first printing in unread Fine condition in Near Fine dustjacket with a small cut to spine. SIGNED by author and Nobel Laureate Nadine Gordimer directly on the title page.

Vera Start is a white legal aid attorney representing blacks in their struggle to reclaim their land during the period just before the beginning of majority rule in South Africa. The experience of seeing anti-apartheid activists who have returned from prison and seemingly aged overnight unnerves Vera as she struggles to interpret her own past. A complex portrait of a society and its people in transition ; 8vo; [x], 324, [2] pages; Signed by Author.

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.

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