Ourika: Translated into English with an Introduction and Epilogue by John Fowles.

By: De Durfort, Claire & Fowles, John (translator)

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Hardcover in quarter blue Morocco with gilt ruling and titles to spine, marbled paper over boards, some small scratches to marbled paper but otherwise in Near Fine condition. Limited edition of 500 copies, Signed by translator John Fowles on p64, pp 65. Ourika is a story based on the life of a woman who was purchased as a child (in or around 1786) by the Chevalier de Boufflers, the colonial administrator of Senegal, and given as a gift to the de Beauvau family.

Title: Ourika: Translated into English with an Introduction and Epilogue by John Fowles.

Author Name: De Durfort, Claire & Fowles, John (translator)

Categories: Fiction, Literature, Africa,

Edition: Limited Edition

Publisher: Austin, W. Thomas Taylor: 1977

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Type: Book

Inscription: Signed by Editor

Seller ID: 004482

Keywords: Africa, France, Fiction, Novel, Slavery, Senegal, History, Literature,