Garden of the Brave in War: Recollections of Iran by Terence O'Donnell 1st Edition Hardcover w/ Dust Jacket 1980 Life in Iran


Title: Garden of the Brave in War: Recollections of Iran

Author: Terence O'Donnell

Description: First Edition, First Printing. Black cloth boards. Previous owner's name has been blacked out on front paste down, otherwise interior is clean. Dust jacket has a couple small chips and closed tears; crease along bottom edge of front panel; a little wear at head and tail of spine; not price clipped. DJ is in an archival mylar sleeve.

O'Donnell lived in Iran from 1957 to 1972. Originally working as a teacher in Isfahan, in the early 1960's he moved to the countryside to live on a farm called "Garden of the Brave in War" where he lived for about ten years. This memoir is drawn from his journals and reveals his observations of the traditional life of Iranians, providing what is essentially a complex character portrait of the people of Iran.

Binding: Hardcover

Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good-

Publisher: Ticknor & Fields

Place: New Haven

Year: 1980

ISBN: 0899190162

Language: English

Size: 8.25 x 5.5 inches.

Pages: 216 pages.

Keywords: Iran, social life, customs, 1960's, Sixties,

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