A Suitable Boy by Vikram Seth, 1st/1st, 1993

A Suitable Boy by Vikram Seth, 1st/1st, 1993

£95.00Price

London: Phoenix House, (1993). First edition. This copy is near fine. The dust jacket has minor wear to the spine and has a small mark on the front. It has not been price clipped. The text block has browning and foxing with a small mark on the bottom. The pages are clean without previous owner’s ink. Overall, this copy is in a collectible near fine condition. A Suitable Boy is set in a newly post-independence, post-partition India. The novel follows four families for 18 months, and centres on Mrs. Rupa Mehra's efforts to arrange the marriage ofher younger daughter, Lata, to a "suitable boy".