None But the Lonely Heart.



Publisher: Michael Joseph
Place Published: London,
Description: Hardcover. Original cream-yellow cloth, spine lettered in gilt on a maroon title label (a little rubbed), top edge gilt. Short gift inscription on the top corner of the fly-leaf, some slight soiling on the light coloured cloth, o/w fine in an added archival jacket for this copy (it is likely this limited edition was published without a dustjacket).
Date Published: 1943.

A novel by the author best-known for his stories with Welsh settings, including the famous “How Green Was My Valley”. The above title (a story of a Cockney drifter’s relationship with his dying mother) was filmed by Hollywood with mixed results in 1944 (from a script by Clifford Odets), starring Cary Grant and Ethel Barrymore, who won an Academy Award for her efforts.

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