New York: Harper and Brothers Publishers, 1950. Photo. Book Club Edition. Cloth. 8vo, red cloth, illustrated with a glossy B&W frontispiece with pictures of EB & RB, archival polyester-protected dust jacket (unclipped), index, 344 pages. Fine / Near Fine. Item #7831
Frances Winwar (1900 – 1985), was a Sicilian-born American biographer, translator, and fiction writer.
Winwar is best known for her series of romanticized biographies of nineteenth century English writers. She was also a frequent translator of classic Italian works into English and published several romantic novels set during historical events.
SUPERIOR CONDITION: Tight, bright, clean copy! Dust jacket (unclipped) has been well preserved in an older style clear plastic sleeve (with black cloth edges). Slight transfer of specks of cloth to the lower edge of the ffe. No previous owner or remainder marks.