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SCENES FROM A BOURGEOIS LIFE The Autobiography of Alaric Jacob

By: ALARIC JACOB

Price: £45.00

Publisher: LONDON, SECKER & WARBURG: 1949

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 122553

Condition: Very Good


Green cloth boards with gilt titles to spine, 220 x 145 mm approx. 310 pp. Autobiography of the journalist Alaric Jacob, who worked as a Reuters and War correspondent and for the BBC Written at the age of 42 it is described on wikipedia as a semi- autobiographical novel and apologia for the paradoxes and anomalies of his career. The flap fold describes it purely as an autobiography crammed with incidents that remain in the reader's memory to amuse, recapturing the "g... View more info