1945 Hardcover Book, Arch Of Triumph, Erich Maria Remarque, First Edition, Novel, Fiction, Literature, War Story, Paris, Historical Fiction
A hardcover book entitled Arch of Triumph by Erich Maria Remarque. This is a 1945 Edition. The cover boards are blue cloth with title in gold on the front cover and on the spine.
It is 1939. Despite a law banning him from performing surgery, Ravic--a German doctor and refugee living in Paris--has been treating some of the city's most elite citizens for two years on the behalf of two less-than-skillful French physicians.
Forbidden to return to his own country, and dodging the everyday dangers of jail and deportation, Ravic manages to hang on--all the while searching for the Nazi who tortured him back in Germany. And though he's given up on the possibility of love, life has a curious way of taking a turn for the romantic, even during the worst of times.
Erich Maria Remarque (born Erich Paul Remark 1898 – 1970) was a German novelist who created many works about the horrors of war. His best-known novel All Quiet on the Western Front (1928), about German soldiers in the First World War, was made into an Oscar-winning film. His book made him an enemy of the Nazis, who burned many of his works.
8 x 5 1/2 inches
Dust Jacket --None
Blue Cloth Cover With Gold Title On The Front Cover and The Spine
Published by D. Appleton-Century Company, Inc -- 1945
This book is in Used but in Very Good condition. The book has no rips or tears. The inside is clean and completely unmarked. The binding is completely intact and strong. The front and back cover boards have no staining but there is sun fading on the spine with water drop marks. The pages are only lightly foxed (yellowed).
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