Author:Frame, Janet

Sort

Showing 1-3 of 3

Image for <b> Mona Minim and the Smell of the Sun </b>

Mona Minim and the Smell of the Sun

By: Frame, Janet

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, George Braziller: 1969

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009760

Condition: Near Fine


First Edition, First Printing. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. minimal handling wear. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve has light handling wear no chipping or tears. 8vo; 9.5 by 7.25 inches; 94 pages. noted illustrator and noted New Zealand author. View more info

Image for <b> Owls Do Cry </b>

Owls Do Cry

By: Frame, Janet

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, George Braziller: 1960

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009997

Condition: Near Fine


The novel spans twenty years in the Withers family, tracing Daphne's coming of age into a post-war New Zealand too narrow to know what to make of her. She is deemed mad, institutionalized, and made to undergo a risky lobotomy. Margaret Drabble calls Owls Do Cry a song of survival. Nene Janet Paterson Clutha (1924 - 2004) was a New Zealand author who published under the name Janet Frame. She wrote novels, short stories, poetry, juvenile fiction, and an autobiograph... View more info

Image for <b>The Adaptable Man  </b>

The Adaptable Man

By: Frame, Janet

Price: $34.95

Publisher: New York, George Braziller: 1965

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 010037

Condition: Very Good


Beneath the seemingly tranquil surface of an old English village lie murder, incest, and mystery. Alwyn Maude, a handsome young man, commits murder for no particular reason other than to kill. The senselessness of Alwyn's crime is contrasted with the antiquated ways of his father and uncle. The tensions between past and present are explored and the shortcomings of both exposed. Very Good in a Very Good Dust Jacket. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light e... View more info