John Knowles

A Separate Peace

originally published:
London : Secker and Warburg

We offered this copy of the first edition in our Catalog 113.


  • First Book(1959)

reference info

bio notes:
born: 9/16/1926
died: 11/29/2001
born as: John Knowles

American author who gained prominence for his first published novel, A Separate Peace (1959). Most of his novels were psychological examinations of characters caught in conflict between the wild and pragmatic sides of their personalities. - Merriam-Webster's Encyclopedia of Literature