Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller

Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller

By Eastern Windows: The Story of a Battle of Souls and Minds [INSCRIBED AND SIGNED]

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1949. First edition. Hardcover. Octavo (8 1/4 x 5 3/4"). VIII, [2], 349, [1]pp. Original photo-illustrated dust-jacket over olive cloth, with white lettering to spine and front cover. Front free endpaper inscribed and signed by the author.

Fascinating account of United Press correspondent William McDougall Jr.'s three-year internment by the Japanese in the prison camps of Sumatra, from early 1942 until the autumn of 1945.

Dust-jacket rubbed along edges, with sporadic closed tears. Head of spine partly chipped. Slight offsetting to endpapers. Upper back corner bumped, thus slightly affecting pages throughout. Dust-jacket in overall good- to good, binding in good, interior in very good condition. g- to vg. Item #42305

Price: $75.00

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