The Gentle Barbarian The Life and Work of Turgenev. V. S. Pritchett.

The Gentle Barbarian The Life and Work of Turgenev

Softcover, New York: Random House, 1977. First Edition; First Printing. Near Fine. Uncorrected First Proof. From the acknowledgements, "Here has not yet been a definitive biography of Turgenev in any language. Much is mysterious and changeable in the life of a novelist who dazzled his friends by his conversation and his thousands of engaging letters." Ships same or next business day. Name in pen on top right corner of front cover. Slight slant and light fading to spine. Minor edge wear. Tiny rough tear on tail edge of front cover. Faint tanning to edges of pages. Otherwise, free from major defect. Protected in archival bag. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 243 pages. [Item #75931]

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