Gilroy, Beryl,: Frangipani House
Book Number: 0121992
William Heinemann, London, 1986. Softcover. Good Condition/. First Edition. Colour illustrated paperback binding with aqua and black coloured titles to the front panel and black coloured titles to the back strip. Black-and-white photograph of author to the rear book panel. The story of Mama King, indomitable, but aged and infirm, and, when she becomes too much for her family they send her "... away to Frangipani House, a dreary claustrophobic rest home – but Mama King does not give in. She makes her mark – first through anguish, then near madness, and finally by escape to the dangerous, dirty, vital world of the poor." -- from rear panel blurb. Rubbing of the book edges and panels with browning of the text block edges and pages. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 111, [9 – of which five are further titles from publishing house] pages.. Previous bookseller's sticker to the rear panel.. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Literature & Literary; Women & Feminism. ISBN: 0435988530. ISBN/EAN: 9780435988531. Inventory No: 0121992. Post will be reduced to $7.90 for posting inside Australia, at the time of processing the order..