1946 Hardcover Book, Boston Adventure, Jean Stafford, Literature, Fiction, Novel

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1946 Hardcover Book, Boston Adventure, Jean Stafford, Literature, Fiction, Novel

A hardcover novel by Jean Stafford. It is entitled Boston Adventure. This is a 1946 reprint by Sun Dial Press. The book's hardcover is blue cloth with the title in gold on the spine.

Boston Adventure, whose publication placed Jean Stafford in the front ranks of American novelists, is the haunting story of a girl in flight from her impoverished childhood. Sonia Marburg, growing up in a village outside Boston, deserted by her father and burdened with an insane mother, dreams that life can hold nothing better than the imagined splendor of Beacon Hill. When she becomes the protegee of a wealthy Bostonian, her dream is achieved, and with it comes the revelation of an empty, decadent society.

Jean Stafford (July 1, 1915 – March 26, 1979) was an American short story writer and novelist.

8 x 6 inches
390 pages
Hardcover
Blue Cloth Cover
Copyright 1948 Reprint by Sun Dial Press

This book is in very good condition. The book has no rips or tears. The binding is completely tight and the pages are slightly yellowed with age. There is some staining and rubbing to the front cover, no dust cover, and there is no writing or marks in the book.

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