The Novels of Muriel Spark: (Vol. 1) The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie/the Comforters/the ...

The Novels of Muriel Spark: (Vol. 1) The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie/the Comforters/the Only Problem/the Driver's Seat/Memento Mori

Spark, Muriel

Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 1995
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1st Edition/1st Printing (complete number line) of Vol. 1 of Spark's novels. SIGNED by Muriel Spark on a bookplate on half-title page (signature only). DJ has tiny closed tear at spine bottom. $25.00 price present on DJ flap; mylar protected. 671 pages. Also liad-in is a photocopy of typed letter from Ms. Spark's secretary saying that the author has signed the bookplates. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 024167

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Synopsis: Here, in two handsome volumes, are ten celebrated novels by the author acclaimed as "the best English novelist writing today" (Times Literary Supplement). Available singly and as a boxed set, The Novels of Muriel Spark is both a collector's item for Spark's loyal following and an ideal introduction for new readers. Volume 1 begins with Spark's best-selling The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie (1961), whose Scottish schoolmistress remains one of the most memorable characters in modern fiction, and follows it with The Comforters, her first novel (1957), The Only Problem (1984), The Driver's Seat (1970), and Memento Mori (1959), a comic and macabre study of old age. Volume 2 continues with Loitering with Intent (1981), a fascinating story of how art and life imitate each other; The Girls of Slender Means (1963), whose resourceful young heroines of war-ravaged London are of Spark's own generation; The Abbess of Crewe (1973), the tale of a Watergate-style power struggle ingeniously set in a conven

About the Author: Dame Muriel Spark had recieved nearly every literary award for her fiction, poetry, and criticism. The author of the Girls of Slender Means and The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie, she makes her home on Italy.

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Title: The Novels of Muriel Spark: (Vol. 1) The ...
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Publication Date: 1995
Binding: Hard Cover
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine+
Signed: Signed by Author
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