In Pursuit Of the English

by Lessing, Doris

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In Pursuit of the English.

by Lessing, Doris

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London: MacGibbon & Kee, 1960. First edition of "one of the most authentic books ever written about the English" (San Francisco Chronicle). Octavo, original black cloth. Signed by Doris Lessing on the title page. Fine in a near fine price-clipped dust jacket. In swift, barbed style, in high, hard, farcical writing that is eruptively funny, Doris Lessing records the… Read more
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In Pursuit of the English

by LESSING, DORIS

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In Pursuit of the English: A Documentary

by Lessing, Doris

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MacGibbon & Kee, 1960-01-01. Hardcover. Good//Good-. . Signed. *AUTOGRAPHED/SIGNED* by author Doris Lessing in black pen ink on the title page. GOOD/GOOD-. Greyish-brown jacket spine with light blue front jacket cover, dust jacket in archival plastic protector, approx. 9'' x 5.5'', jacket spine discolored from light blue to greyish-brown with several small circular light stains, small creases to… Read more
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In Pursuit of the English

by Lessing, Doris (Signed)

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by Lessing, Doris

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by Lessing, Doris

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by Lessing, Doris

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In Pursuit of the English: a Documentary

by Lessing, Doris

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1960
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MacGibbon & Kee, 1960. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. 239 pages. A memoir, 'opening with [Lessing's] departure from South Africa and embodying her first crucial years in England' -- from the front flap. Lessing won the 2007 Nobel Prize in Literature. First edition (first printing). Near fine in a dust jacket with a few tiny stains on cover… Read more
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In Pursuit of the English

by Doris Lessing

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In Pursuit of the English.

by LESSING, Doris.

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London: MacGibbon & Kee, 1960. First edition. Octavo, black boards, pp. [240]. Light creasing to front free endpaper, pages darkened, top edge foxed, corners bumped, else very good. The price-clipped dust jacket shows some fading to the spine, slight soiling, and minor darkening at edges..
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In Pursuit of the English.

by Lessing, Doris

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In Pursuit of the English: A Documentary

by Lessing, Doris

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by Lessing, Doris

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In Pursuit of the English: A Documentary

by Doris Lessing

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In Pursuit of the English

by LESSING, DORIS

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In Pursuit of the English

by LESSING, Doris

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1961
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In Pursuit Of The English

by LESSING, Doris

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In Pursuit Of The English

by LESSING, Doris

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by LESSING, Doris

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In Pursuit of the English: A Documentary

by Lessing, Doris

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In Pursuit of the English

by Doris Lessing

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1960
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In Pursuit of the English: A Documentary

by Doris Lessing

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In Pursuit of the English

by Lessing, Doris

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1961
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In Pursuit of the English: A Documentary Lessing, Doris

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In Pursuit of the English: A Documentary

by Doris Lessing

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by Lessing, Doris

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by Lessing, Doris

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IN PURSUIT OF THE ENGLISH

by LESSING, DORIS

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1961
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In Pursuit of the English: A Documentry

by Lessing, Doris May

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In Pursuit of the English

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1961
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In Pursuit of the English

by Doris Lessing

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In Pursuit of the English

by Lessing, Doris

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TO OUTLIVE ETERNITY

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In Pursuit of The English: A Documentary

by Doris Lessing

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1960
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MacGibbon & Kee, 1960. Hardcover. Good. 1960. First Edition. 239 pages. No dust jacket. Black cloth with gilt lettering. Insert to front pastedown. Pages are clean and bright with a firm binding. Endpapers and page edges are lightly tanned and foxed. Boards are a little rub worn with some slight shelf wear to corners, spine and edges. Corners… Read more
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In Pursuit of the English: A Documentary

by Lessing, Doris

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In Pursuit of the English

by Doris Lessing

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In Pursuit of the English

by Lessing, Doris

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1961
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In Pursuit of the English

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In Pursuit of the English

by Doris Lessing,

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1961
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Simon And Schuster New York, 1961. Hardcover. Good/Acceptable. 1961. 239 pages. Pictorial paper jacket over blue cloth. Pages remain clear with minor tanning to text block edges. Pen inscription to endpapers. Crushed spine, moderate edge wear to joints. Boards have mild shelf wear with light rubbing and corner bumping. Some light marking and sunning. Unclipped jacket showing original… Read more
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In Pursuit Of The English

by Lessing, Doris

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1980
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