Holt, Victoria. [pseudonym for Eleanor Hibbert (1906-1993) who also wrote as Jean Plaidy, Philippa Carr, etc.)
LORD OF THE FAR ISLAND.
Garden City, NY: Doubleday, 1975. Hardcover First Edition
First US printing. Novel of romantic suspense, set in turn-of-the-century London and on the wild coast of Cornwall, by this prolific and deservedly popular author. Antonia Byatt felt that Hibberts appeal lay in the fact that 'she possessed sufficient imagination to create a world for the reader, and not enough to ruin it with the complications and ambiguities which plague real life: the ideal formula for escapist reading.' Very good in very good dust jacket (price-clipped.) .ISBN # 0-385-010715
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