Title: Summer of Katya
Publisher: Random House Value Publishing, New York, NY, U.S.A.
Publication Date: 1988
Binding: Hard Cover
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition.
NEAR FINE/NEAR FINE copy protected by Archival Brodart Cover. Book has a few age spots on top edges. Otherwise tight and straight. DJ has a verticle rub on back. Otherwise fine. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 000735
Synopsis: It is the summer of 1914. Golden days that look to roll on forever...who could hear the guns of August?
Deep in the Basque countryside, a young doctor signs on at a clinic. His first case is simple, the consequences complex...for he meets a young woman, Katya, with whom he falls deeply in love.
Trevanian is the author of THE EIGER SANCTION, SHIBUMI and THE MAIN, all best sellers that receive continuing acclaim.
"Trevanian is in a class by himself...beyond any doubt superior." (John Barkham Reviews)
From the Inside Flap:
In the quiet Basque countryside in 1914, Jean-Marc Montjean, a handsome young doctor, is bewitched by the seductive, beautiful Katya. He is driven to know everything about her. He is devastated by the unspeakable secret horror buried in her past.
"A most exquisite, elegant, ingenious thriller." -- The New York Daily News
"A tour de force . . . A story that explores meticulously some of the darker corners of the human soul." -- The Washington Post
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