By Frederic Raphael
London   Orion
8" by 5.5" 291pp.
A signed first edition of this memoir by American British Academy award winning screenwriter Frederic Raphael, with memories of his childhood, previously owned by author Stephen Vizinczey.
By Frederic Raphael

2003 A Spoilt Boy A Memoir Of A Childhood

London   Orion
8" by 5.5" 291pp.
A signed first edition of this memoir by American British Academy award winning screenwriter Frederic Raphael, with memories of his childhood, previously owned by author Stephen Vizinczey.
£40.00
: 0.5kgs / : 891Z12

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First Edition, Original Binding, Publishers' Original Binding, Signed, With Dustwrapper

The first edition. 

Signed by the author to the title page. 

With a press letter included. 

From the library of Hungarian-Canadian author Stephen Vizinczey, best known for his 'In Praise of Older Women', and 'An Innocent Millionaire'. His writing was praised by the likes of Graham Greene and Anthony Burgess, describing his fiction as social epics which breathe hope in a corrupt world.

This autobiographical work was written by Frederic Raphael, an award winning writer, screenwriter and journalist. Raphael is best known for his Oscar winning screenplay for the movie 'Darling'. This work provides a memoir of his childhood including his years in America and days during the war. 

In the original publisher's cloth with the original unclipped dust wrapper.

Condition

In the publisher's original cloth with the original unclipped dust wrapper. Externally lovely with only the slightest bumping to the head of the spine. The wrap is also lovely with only slight edge wear. Internally firmly bound with clean and age toned pages.

Near Fine

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