The Middle Age of Mrs. Eliot

The Middle Age of Mrs. Eliot

  • Unsigned
  • Hardcover
  • UK First Edition, First Printing
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Released January 1, 1958

£65.00

Meg Eliot is the wife of a successful barrister and with that comes a lovely home in Westminster, cocktail parties and a round of charity committees. She is the model wife and her life is one of ease, contentment and privilege. All that changes though when she is suddenly left widowed after a senseless tragedy. Totally alone she is thrust into a struggle to reconstruct her life as she realises that she doesn't really know who she is anymore or who she is supposed to be. The Middle Age of Mrs Eliot follows Meg as she tries to make sense of the realities of life, of living and contemplates the future and its possibilites. What she finds is the ability to survive and, also, the joys of new friendships, new opportunities and perhaps even the idea of a new love. Described by the Daily Telegraph as one of fiction's great female creatures',

Book Condition & Notes

Fine first edition, with slight yellowing to the page block and very light bruising to spine. In near-fine unclipped dust jacket with some wear to edges and browning to back of cover.


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Book Condition & Notes

Fine first edition, with slight yellowing to the page block and very light bruising to spine. In near-fine unclipped dust jacket with some wear to edges and browning to back of cover.


Professionally Packed

All of our books that a have dust wrapper are covered in clear protective, removable film and are packed professionally in bubble wrap and a box for shipping so that they reach you in perfect condition.


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