Story of a Life

By: Paustovsky, Konstantin ; Harari, Manya and Duncan, Michael (transls)

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Book Condition: Very Good


Six separately published volumes of autobiography (complete). All are agreeable to varying degrees of satisfaction. A wistful, lyrical, dreamy autobiography that has been described as 'a biography of the soul'. 1: "Story of a Life: Childhood and Schooldays", pub: 1964, 283 pages. The dustjacket has storage wear and tear, scuffing, marks. It is secure. The boards and contents are serene, sublime in their decorous placidity. 2: "Slow Approach of Thunder", pub: 1965, 256 pages. The dj is pleasing. It has some wear about the edges, rubbing and some scuffing. The boards and contents are in excellent, healthy and hale condition. 3: "In That Dawn", pub: 1967, 224 pages. The dustjacket is thick, healthy with some corner and seam wear. It has scuffing and rubbing-marks. The boards and contents are most pleasing. They are clean, clear, benevolent. 4: "Years of Hope", pub: 1968, translators: Manya Harari and Andrew Thomson ; 223 pages. A contented copy. The dustjacket has some scuffing, wear, rubbing-marks. It is secure and comfortable. The boards and contents are most assured and satisfactory. They are healthy, smart, tidy. 5: "Southern Adventure", pub: 1969 ; translator: Kyril FitzLyon ; 227 pages. The dustjacket is mild-mannered. It has some wear about the edges, some rubbing-marks, very mild scuffing. The boards and contents are in excellent condition. They are genial, generous, clean, clear. 6: "The Restless Years", pub: 1974 ; ISBN: 0002727021 ; translator: Kyril FitzLyon ; 221 pages. The dustjacket is attractive and pleasing. There is mild shelving wear and light rubbing-marks. The boards and contents are most pleasing. They are healthy, tidy, smart. The pages are clean, clear, generous, certain. An excellent set. fk. Our orders are shipped using tracked courier delivery services.

Title: Story of a Life

Author Name: Paustovsky, Konstantin ; Harari, Manya and Duncan, Michael (transls)

Categories: Memoir,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Harvill Press, London: 1964

ISBN Number: 062021077X

ISBN Number 13: 9780620210775

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Type: Hardcover

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