The Silence of the Girls (Pat Barker) soon to be presented for sale on the stupendous BookLovers of Bath web site!
Published: London: Hamish Hamilton, 2018, Hardback in dust wrapper.
6th impression, first edition 2018. Contains: Illustrated endpapers and blanks;
>From the cover: When her city falls to the Greeks, led to victory by the godlike warrior Achilles, Briseiss old life is shattered. Abducted and shipped to the Greek camp on the battleground at Troy, she goes from queen to captive, from free woman to slave, awarded to Achilles as a prize of honour. Shes not alone. On the same day, and on many others in the course of a long, bitter war, innumerable women have been wrested from their homes and flung to the fighte…
Very Good+ in Very Good+ Dust Wrapper.
Red boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. 325 pages. 9½” x 6¼”.
Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I beguile you with my offerings from my intriguing Fiction Author: B catalogue?