Title THE PRIME OF MISS JEAN BRODIE
Book Condition Fine in green cloth stamped in navy blue; in a lightly edgeworn, near fine illustrated dust jacket with a number of tiny closed edge tears; artwork by R.M. Powers. Attractive replication of the first U.S. appearance.
Edition Book club issued facsimile of the first U.S. edition.
Publisher Philadelphia and New York: J. B. Lippincott Company, [no date].
0060995874 / 9780060995874
Seller ID 40049.11
Dame Spark's title character was inspired by Deacon Brodie--an Edinburgh dignitary by day and criminal and profligate by night. Adapted for film, stage and television, and portrayed by actors including Maggie Smith and Vanessa Redgrave.
Fiction. English Literature. Books into Film. World War II Fiction.