The Shop on Main Street by Ladislav Grosman 1st Edition Hardcover HC w/ Dust Jacket 1970 WWII Fiction - Jewish Persecution


Title: The Shop on Main Street

Author: Ladislav Grosman; Iris Urwin (trans)

Description: Book has very faint wear to extremities. Light,thin remainder mark and a remainder spray to bottom edge of text block. Pages are free of marks and binding is tight. Dust jacket has a little wear to upper and lower edges; slight age toning; clipped, price still visible ($3.95). DJ has been placed in an archival protective cover. Burgundy boards with bright gilt initials on front and title on spine. Stated first edition, 1970.

The original story of the highly successful Academy Award winning Czech film of the same title, dealing with a good-natured carpenter, living in a Slovak town in 1942, who unwittingly becomes a participant in the gathering moral crisis involving the abuse and persecution of Jews.

Binding: Hardcover

Condition: Very Good+

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Publisher: Doubleday & Company, Inc.

Place: Garden City, NY

Year: 1970

ISBN: n/a

Language: English

Size: 6.25 x 9.5 inches.

Pages: 123 pages.

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