To the North

To the North by Elizabeth Bowen. 1945 first Penguin edition (c/r 1932) 286 pages. Bowen was an Irish-British novelist and To the North, about a love affair with tragic consequences, was one of her most acclaimed novels.

Condition: Foxing on the cover, chip to tail of spine, bent corner in bottom right of cover and pages, some rubbing on side of spine, exposed staples with some paper tearing around them on first couple pages, owner on half title page, in acceptable+ condition. Please see photos.

"Uncertain thoughts of home filled the station restaurant where the English sat lunching uneasily, facing the clock."

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