Vintage Genre Fiction: Zarah the Cruel by Joan Conquest Hardcover w/ Dust Jacket 1923 Macaulay Romance


Title: Zarah the Cruel

Author: Joan Conquest (Mary Eliza Louise Cooke / Mrs Leonard Cooke)

Description: Green cloth boards with black design. Upper fore edge corner bumped; top edge dust stained. Previous owner's name rubber stamped along bottom edge of front paste down; a short pencil note on ffep; previous owner's blind stamp on title page. Dust jacket has small corner chips; a bit of material loss at the head and tail of spine; spine is sunned; a few rubbed spots on front panel. DJ is in an archival mylar sleeve.

A novel of a female Bedouin chieftain (previously educated at an English school in Cairo), her unrequited love for and pursuit of an Englishman, and her hatred of her English romantic rival. She lures the two of them to her tribal home in order to win the man.

Binding: Hardcover

Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Publisher: Macaulay Company

Place: New York

Year: 1923

ISBN: n/a

Language: English

Size: 7.25 x 5 inches.

Pages: 320 pages.

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