The Turn of the Years: The Seasons' Course and As Old as the Century

By: Pritchett, V.S.; Introduction: Paul Theroux

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Limited Edition 111 / 150, SIGNED by Paul Theroux and V. S. Pritchett. Illustrated with 24 woodcuts by Reynolds Stone. An essay by Pritchett upon his eightieth birthday. 12mo. 48 pages. No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal handling; Still Gift Quality.------- "Small and sturdy -- he had walked across Spain, had traipsed through the American South -- he was half Londoner, half Yorkshireman, ''as old as the century,'' he often said, the title of a poignant essay he wrote on turning 80." Theroux NY Times Obit. May 25, 1997. Pritchett himself has said that the short story is his greatest love because he finds it challenging. ------- Reynolds Stone, was a noted English wood engraver, engraver, designer, typographer and painter.

Title: The Turn of the Years: The Seasons' Course and As Old as the Century

Author Name: Pritchett, V.S.; Introduction: Paul Theroux

Illustrator: Stone, Reynolds

Categories: Travel, Voyages & Exploration,

Edition: Limited Edition

Publisher: Salisbury, Wiltshire, Michael Russell: 1982

ISBN Number: 0859550907

ISBN Number 13: 9780859550901

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Fine

Type: Book

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 008608