Item #129684 THE GIRL IN A SWING. Richard Adams.


Pp. 398(last blank); spine extremities and top fore-corner of lower board slightly bruised, with short split at foot of spine; dust wrapper, the backstrip slightly creased at extremities, with small piece torn from foot, small surface chip to laminate at bottom fore-corner of back panel; edges of leaves faintly soiled and foxed; Allen Lane, London, 1980. First edition, first issue, with the female lead character's name in the original state (Kathe Geutner ). *Most copies of this issue were withdrawn, following the threat of a libel suit from a woman with the same name. The name was subsequently changed to Karin Forster. The book was filmed in 1988, starring Meg Tilly. Item #129684

Price: $75.00

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