The Challenge to Sirius.

By: KAYE-SMITH, Sheila.

Price: £30.00

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Presumed first edition. Pp.viii/436/3(publisher's catalogue). Green cloth, dustwrapper soiled with edge tears and losses, publisher's labels (File Copy) to front and spine. Scarce with dustwrapper. VG/Fair.** "Frank Rainger is the son of a gentleman from the Kent-Sussex border; he loves his childhood friend Maggie Coalbran, the daughter of a farmer. After a disastrous affair with a London novelist, Frank returns to the country to find Maggie married to an abusive farmer, and unable to leave that marriage. Frank ships for the Confederacy and sees action from Shiloh to the end of the war; he's wounded and taken prisoner, among other adventures. Returning via Mexico in an odyssey-like way, he finds Maggie widowed and eager to begin a new life with him". (UTAedu).

Title: The Challenge to Sirius.

Author Name: KAYE-SMITH, Sheila.

Categories: FICTION,

Publisher: London: Nisbet & Co.Ltd, nd. (c.1917).:

Seller ID: 46079

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