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Cry, the Beloved Country by Alan Paton; Signed by the Author; Leather bound Franklin Library Edition Published 1978

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This edition of "Cry, the Beloved Country" is signed by the author, Alan Paton, who passed away in 1988. It is a beautifully bound Franklin Library edition that was published in 1978, and it remains one of the most important books detailing South Africa's history. It was first published in 1948, and two film adaptations have been made. It tells the story of the Zulu pastor Stephen Kumalo and his son, Absalom, in a land of racial injustice.

This Franklin Library edition is bound in leather and features gilded, sewn pages with a silk ribbon marker. Although the book is in excellent condition, the ribbon is slightly frayed. Please see the pictures for clarification.

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Cry, the Beloved Country by Alan Paton; Signed by the Author; Leather bound Franklin Library Edition Published 1978

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