[Peter, Ellis]. Pargeter, Edith
Title BY THIS STRANGE FIRE
Book Condition A better than very good plus copy in an age-toned pictorial dust jacket that shows some nicking, rubbing and edgewear; however, the evocative jacket painting by John O'Hara Cosgrove II is intact and still vivid.
Edition First U.S. edition of British title: BY FIRELIGHT.
Publisher New York: Reynal & Hitchcock, (1948).
Seller ID 27299.00
Fascinating blend of historical fiction and contemporary character study as widowed author Claire Falchon retires to a house in a remote English hamlet and begins writing the story of its former owner--a man burned for witchcraft three centuries before.
Fiction. Historical Fiction. Witchcraft.