A Suitable Boy: A Novel :: Vikram Seth soon to be presented for sale on the dazzling BookLovers of Bath web site!
London: Phoenix House, 1993, Hardback in dust wrapper.
Signed by the author, without dedication, on the title page without provenance.
From the cover: Vikram Seths novel is, at its core, a love story: the tale of Latas and her mothers -attempts to find this suitable boy, through love or through exacting maternal appraisal. Set in post-Independence India and involving the lives of four large families and those wh…
Good+ in Good+ Dust Wrapper. Price clipped. Dust wrapper slightly damped-stained at the top edge verso. A little age-toning to the edges of the text block, more heavily to the top edge. Gift inscription to the first blank.
Red boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. Unnumbered pages. 9½” x 6¼”.
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