8.25" x 5.75". 291pp. Pale blue paper covered boards with a blue cloth spine, in dust wrapper. An account of Fermor's 1200 mile walk across Europe to Constantinople in 1933. Fermor was a World War Two veteran, best known for his participation in the dramatic kidnapping of German General Kreipe on Crete. Bookseller Inventory #
Synopsis: A 'Time of Gifts' sees patrick Leigh Fermor setting out at the age of eighteen, in 1933, on his epic journeyacross Europe from the Hook of holland to Consantinople. This first volume takes us as far as Hungary.
About the Author: Patrick Leigh Fermor now lives in Greece with his wife in a house he designed and built.
Title: A Time of Gifts.
Publisher: Harper & Row
Publication Date: 1977
Edition: First American edition.
Book Description HarperCollins. Hardcover. Condition: GOOD. Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text. Possible ex library copy, thatâ€™ll have the markings and stickers associated from the library. Accessories such as CD, codes, toys, may not be included. Seller Inventory # 2916502695
Book Description HarperCollins Publishers. Hardcover. Condition: Fair. A readable copy. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less. Seller Inventory # G0060112247I5N00
Book Description Harpercollins, 1977. Hardcover. Condition: Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!. Seller Inventory # 0060112247
Book Description HarperCollins, 1977. Hardcover. Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. 1st Edition. Ships with insurance. Sept 1977 Harper hardcover stated 1st US edition 1st printing with full number line. Dust jacket (now protected in mylar) has edgewear (some tears closed), chipping, dents/folds, and soil. Top front corner a little bumped, sunning on cover, stain on/near bottom of front and back cover and pages through whole book, owner's label on front pastedown and penciled notes on back ep, else text clean, binding tight . Dust jacket illustration different than pictured. Language: eng. Seller Inventory # ABE-1518114032485
Book Description HarperCollins, 1977. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Great condition with minimal wear, aging, or shelf wear. Seller Inventory # P020060112247
Book Description Harper & Row, 1977. Cloth. Condition: Fair. Dust Jacket Condition: Poor. First Edition. First US Edition, First Printing. DJ has many chips, tears, taped, unclipped. Wear at spine and edges with some toning. Text block is cracked at hinge in center of book but still tight, 291 pgs. Marginalia in pencil throughout. Seller Inventory # 55069
Book Description Condition: New. New. Seller Inventory # S-0060112247
Book Description HarperCollins, 1977. Hardcover. Condition: New. Never used!. Seller Inventory # P110060112247
Book Description HarperCollins, 1977. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M0060112247
Book Description Harper & Row, New York, 1977. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First American edition. Octavo. 291pp. Fine in a very good dustwrapper with one inch tear on top edge of front panel. "A lively account of a 1,200 mile walk from Holland to the Hungarian Marches." Review by C.L. Sulzberger of The New York Times on rear dustwrapper: "The English are the best travel writers and Paddy Leigh Fermor is the best of living English travel writers." Scarce. OCLC locates two copies. Seller Inventory # 374053