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Character. A Novel of Father and Son

Bordewijk, F.



Translated by E.M. Prince. Blue cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine. Dust jacket slightly chipped and discolored. Barcode sticker to lower panel. *** Originally published in The Netherlands in 1938 as Karakter. A brilliant study of ‘character building’: the novel follows the life and career of an illegitimate child, at every stage thwarted and secretly opposed by his father. A Dutch masterpiece of the 1930s.

Book Details

AuthorBordewijk, F.
PublisherNew Amsterdam Books
Publisher PlaceNew York
Publisher Year1990
Book ConditionFine
Jacket ConditionNear Fine
Binding TypeHardcover