The Death of the Heart

New York: Vintage Books, (1939).

Price: $20.00

Softcover. Reprint. Mass market paperback. 342pp. Marginalia on page 99, small light stains on wrappers, wrappers rubbed and creased, good only. A Vintage Book V-21.

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Item #440436 The Death of the Heart. Elizabeth BOWEN.

Elizabeth Bowen
birth name: Elizabeth Dorothea Cole Bowen
born: 6/7/1899
died: 2/22/1973
nationality: Great Britain

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British novelist and short-story writer who employed a finely wrought prose style in fiction frequently detailing uneasy and unfulfilling relationships among the upper middle class. The Death of the Heart (1938), the title of one of her most highly praised novels, might have served for most of them. - Merriam-Webster's Encyclopedia of Literaturemore