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NATHAN, Robert.

The Bishop's Wife.

The Bobbs-Merrill Company, Indianaopolis , 1928 Stock Code: 119456
£1,250.00
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Notes

First edition, first printing. The novel was the basis for the 1947 film of the same name, starring Cary Grant, David Niven, and Loretta Young, and later the 1996 film, The Preacher's Wife, starring Denzel Washington, Whitney Houston and Courtney B. Vance.

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Description

Octavo. Original yellow cloth, titles to spine and front board in black, top edge orange, blue patterned endpapers. With the dust jacket.

Condition

An unusually nice copy in bright cloth of this poorly-produced book, in the bright art deco jacket with a couple of nicks, minor chips and a little rubbing to spine ends and edges.

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