The Stone Bridal Bed
Translated by Adrienne Dixon. Grey cloth boards with silver lettering to spine. Dust jacket very slightly chipped to edges and lightly browned to spine. *** Originally published in the Netherlands in 1959 as Het stenen bruidsbed. Harry Mulisch (1927-2010) is one of the best-known writers of The Netherlands. His international breakthrough came with The Assault (1982), which was the basis for the Oscar winning film of the same title. The Stone Bridal Bed is another war related novel, set amongst the ruins of war-torn Dresden. Very scarce.