The main character of "The Idle Hill of Summer", Gerald Baillie is based on the author's great-grandfather's first cousin who was killed during the defence of Amiens on Easter Day 1918 and whose war diaries were published in 1924.
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Book Description Collins, 1988. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Some light edge handling around the dust jacket. Clean, tight, unmarked no spine or cover creases. Some minor rubbing. Pictures are available on request. All orders are shipped by Kbooks on Mon, Wed & Fri USPS Media Mail for American orders and Canada Post for Canada bound orders (from Toronto). Overweight books (>1 kg) dispatched outside North America may require additional shipping charges. Bookseller Inventory # mon0000069068
Book Description HarperCollins Publishers Ltd, 1988. Book Condition: Fair. This book has hardback covers. Ex-library, With usual stamps and markings, In fair condition, suitable as a study copy. Dust Jacket in fair condition. Bookseller Inventory # 3642430