Russier, Gabrielle; introduction by Nemone Lethbridge
Title THE AFFAIR OF GABRIELLE RUSSIER
Book Condition A hint of foxing to the upper page edges, else this would be a fine copy in green boards; in a very faintly age-toned photo-pictorial dust jacket.
Edition First U.K. edition, first printing. Russier's letters translated from the French by Ghislaine Boulanger.
Publisher London: Victor Gollancz Ltd, 1973.
0575014415 / 9780575014411
Seller ID 43464.00
Russier's letters to friends from prison chronicling her ordeal--she was a 30-year-old teacher whose affair with a boy of 16 led to her imprisonment and eventual suicide; with interpretative essays by Mavis Gallant and Raymond Jean.
Mystery Reference. True Crime.