Book #59841

Burger's Daughter - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Nadine Gordimer

Binding: Cloth spine
Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Publisher: New York: The Viking Press, 1979.
ISBN: 0670194751

Price: $60.00

A first Printing of the First Edition that has a soil marking to the front board, else Fine in a like dust-jacket.

Nadine Gordimer's novel tells the story of Burger's Daughter, a young woman growing up in South Africa during the early days of apartheid. Burger's Daughter is forced to grow up quickly, learning how to navigate the fraught political and social landscape of her country. She struggles to find her place in a world that is constantly changing, and eventually finds herself caught in the violence of apartheid. Gordimer's novel is both a gripping story of one woman's struggle against the odds and a poignant testament to the power of the human spirit.; 8vo; 361 pages.