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Blanch, Journey Into The Mind's Eye, Fragments of an Autobiography.

Blanch, Leslie. Journey Into The Mind's Eye, Fragments of an Autobiography. London, Collins, 1968. 22.8cm x14.8cm. 376 pages. Original Hardcover with illustrated dustjacket in protective Mylar. Very good condition with only minor signs of wear.

Includes for Example: Leslie Blanch/ first book "The Wilder Shores of Love" published in 1954/ its theme, the attraction, subtle or violent, exercised by the East, over mid-nineteenth century European women/ followed by "The Game of Hearts", "The Memoirs of Harriet Wilson", and "The Sabres of Paradise", a study of the life and times of the Imam Shamyl, hero of the Caucasian wars of Independence/ "Under a Lilac-Bleeding Star", 1963, a book for travels and travellers, derives from the Bulgarian saying that those born under the lilac-bleeding star have far to go/ cook-book, "Round the World in Eighty Dishes"/ "The Tiger Man", her only novel, set in the India of the Mutiny - swings between that languorous and brilliant landscape, and a tight-laced lot of ladies who fiind themselves confronted with a series of surprising situations/ since her childish imagination was first fired by the fabulous tales told by her mysterious Traveller, Lesley Blanch has been obsessed by Russia/ always, she dreamed of the time when she would go there; above all, reach its remote Siberian hinterland/ in this book she tells us how the dream at last became reality/ impressionistic background, romantic/ humanity and love etc.

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Blanch - Journey Into The Mind's Eye, Fragments of an Autobiography.

Blanch - Journey Into The Mind's Eye, Fragments of an Autobiography.

Blanch - Journey Into The Mind's Eye, Fragments of an Autobiography.
Blanch - Journey Into The Mind's Eye, Fragments of an Autobiography.

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