Saraband for Dead Lovers

Saraband for Dead Lovers
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 Saraband for Dead LoversSaraband for Dead Lovers 

Helen Simpson. Jacket designed by Anna Zinkeisen.

William Heinemann. London. 1935. First edition, first impression. Hardback; green buckram-bound boards, gitl title to spine, dust jacket. 293 pages. English. 190 x 135mm. 0.4kg. . Very good, in very good dust jacket; light shelf wear to jacket, light wear to fore-edges, some ruffling with slight loss to forecorners and spine ends, browning to spine, not price-clipped; light browning and spotting to page edges, slight lean to spine, a Book Society ex libris to front pastedown.

An historical novel by Helen Simpson, with a striking dust jacket by Anna Zinkeisen. Simpson's story is set in seventeenth century Hanover and revolves around a love triangle between Sophia-Dorothea, Prince George Louis of Hanover (later George I) and Count Philip Konigsmark. The book was made into a film in 1948.

Price :  £120.00