Spinster. Sylvia Ashton-Warner.


New York: Simon and Schuster, 1959. 8vo, (vi), 242, (1) pp. Original quarter cloth with blue boards lettered in gilt, a few light marks to the backstrip. Original unclipped dust-jacket, spine panel faded, some worming, largely to the rear panel. First US edition. Based on the New Zealand novelist’s own experience of teaching Maori children. It was made into the film, Two Loves (1961), starring Shirley MacLaine. Item #110492

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