The Girls of Slender Means.

  • Spark, Muriel
  • London: Macmillan & Co Ltd 1963


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FIRST EDITION, 8vo, pp. [vi], 183, [1]. Publisher’s blue cloth, spine lettered in gilt, dustjacket printed in maroon, periwinkle, and black. Some spotting, edges foxed. Extremities a little rubbed and toned, inside of dustjacket a little foxed.


A neat copy of Muriel Spark's seventh novel, which was lauded by Parul Sehgal as an example of 'Spark's particular genius: the cruelty mixed with camp, the lightness of touch, the flick of the wrist that lands the lash' (The New Yorker, 2014).

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