By: Smith, Bradford
Indianapolis/New York, The Bobbs-Merrill Company: (c.1943)
Edition: First Edition
Seller ID: 22833
Condition: Very Good+ in Good dj
(price-clipped) [light shelfwear to bottom edge, slight bumping to bottom corners; jacket lightly soiled, with small tears and minor paper loss at a couple of corners, shallow chipping along top edge, a bit of fading at spine]. This novel deals with "a sensitive and educated Japanese soldier's personal Gethsemane -- his unwilling brutalization in a cause which held no illusions for him, and his regeneration through his own essential decency and contact with a kindly and free enemy people" -- certainly an unusual subject and theme for a novel written in the midst of World War II. (Alt... View More...