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By: Adams, Richard
Publisher: Allen Lane: London.: 1980.
Edition: First edition (variant, later binding).
Seller ID: 35419
Condition: Fine copy in a fine dustjacket (as new) but for dust-soilied top page edges.
Supernatural/ghost novel. This is the second issue with the main (female) character's name changed from Kathe to Karin throughout, for legal (?) reasons.''who is Karin, of no past, so vibrant, so beautiful? And what is to become of Alan Desland, the unworldly Englishman who falls under her spell? This is the haunted story of Alan's love for a woman beautiful and voluptuous beyond experience or even imagination, yet at the same time mysterious and disturbing as a pagan goddess. What darkness underlay the bliss and fear she inspired? Like a slowly intensifying August thunderstorm, the d... View more info