FIRST EDITION. 8vo. 5.5 x 8.75 inches. [vi] + 281 +  pp. Bound in original red cloth, gilt, in pictorial dust wrapper, which is price clipped. A little spotting on fore edge, but otherwise a very good copy. 1997 inscription on first free endpaper. The last of six novels by Dirk Bogarde (1921-1999), wartime soldier and better known as a film star. It is set among the Grayle family of Hartleap and also features the tragic events of the Cossack repatriation from Austria to the USSR in 1945.
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