First seen in the author's previous novel, "Grand Days", the idealistic Edith returns, five years older and rather wiser. While working for the League of Nations against the inexorable advance of World War II, she also investigates the dark side of love and society with remoreless curiosity.
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Book Description Vintage, Milsons Point, NSW, 2001. Pictorial Wraps. Book Condition: Very Good. First Thus. The companion novel to Grand Days. Winner of the Miles Franklin Literary Award 2001. Thick volume. First Vintage printing, with "1" as the lowest number in print number line on copyright page. Printed in Australia. Very slight shelfwear, former owner's neat ink name to first page, otherwise a very nice clean tight solid softcover copy. 678pp. SB-255. Size: 20 x 13cm. Bookseller Inventory # 024612
Book Description Vintage, NSW, 2000. Soft Cover. Book Condition: Fine. First Vintage Edition. The companion novel to "Dark Palace", winner of the Miles Franklin Award 2001. Size: 5" x 7 3/4". Bookseller Inventory # 034577
Book Description Vintage, Milsons Point, NSW, 2001. Soft cover. Book Condition: Fine. 1st Edition. 678p. First paperback printing. Illustrated wrappers. A pristine copy. The novel won the author the Miles Franklin Award. Bookseller Inventory # N49902M
Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: Good. The book has been read but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact and the cover is intact. Some minor wear to the spine. Bookseller Inventory # GOR002091936