Those Barren Leaves
Author: Aldous Huxley
Publisher: Avon AS1059
Year: c1925 Print: 1 Cover Price: $.50
Condition: Very Good. Light wear.
Those Barren Leaves by Aldous Huxley, Avon Books, 1925, First Edition Paperback. This is a Highly Collectible, First Edition Paperback Book. All of the Page Edges are Green, (AEG). Lilian Aldwinkle, the aging Juno who owned and superintended the luxurious Palace of Vezza; Irene, her niece, faced a serious question; should she paint or write? or make her own underclothing? Lord Hovendon, a wealthy young socialist who would have liked nothing so much as to run his fingers through Irene's hair; Cardan; the professional parasite with the face of a saint and the soul of a sensualist; Calamy, who understood that there were 84,000 different ways to achieve salvation; Mary Thriplow, the bejeweled young novelist, who was determined at all times to make the best impression. A Book Rich with Character, Interesting & Fun!