Island at the End of the World

By: Crouzat, Henri

Price: $100.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Near Fine


Scarce first edition, first printing in clean original unclipped jacket. Clean unfaded rust brown cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 214 pp. Jacket is unchipped, not price clipped (3.50 on front inside flap), with tiny closed tear and hint of wear at upper spine edge. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Shipwrecked when their hospital ship is torpedoed, a young officer of the French Air Force and three English nurses find themselves marooned on a tiny island in the Indian Ocean. This book was made into a French film in 1959 titled L’île du bout du monde, directed by Edmond T. Gréville, and was later brought to the U.S. as a movie called TEMPTATION.

Title: Island at the End of the World

Author Name: Crouzat, Henri

Categories: Books into Film, Fiction,

Edition: First

Publisher: New York, Duell, Sloan, & Pierce: 1959

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: Very Good+ Jacket

Seller ID: 019516

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