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1 SHEARD, Sarah Swing Era. First Edition
Knopf Canada, Toronto, 1993, ISBN:039422731x 
SHEARD, Sarah. The Swing Era. (Toronto) : Alfred A. Knopf Canada, (1993). First Edition. Pp.(6),1-154. 8vo, black ill. card covers, white titles to front and spine, french flaps. "Her new novel is the compelling story of a woman bound to her family by all the familiar, complicated ties of love and obligation - and by a history of family madness that entrapped her lovely, willful mother and now haunts her own life.As a child she learns - sometimeswith comic results - to weave a web of protective secrecy around her chaot ic and fragile household. Grown up, she returns from a Nepali Buddhist monastery to her Georgian Bay hometown to confront the legacy of her mother's tortured life --and in the process to define herself." - from front flap. Very good. 12.50

Price: 12.50 CDN
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