Granta 32, History, signed by Martha Gellhorn, + others 1st/1st, 1990

Granta 32, History, signed by Martha Gellhorn, + others 1st/1st, 1990

£150.00Price

This is a near fine copy of History (Granta 32), signed by various authors in first edition, first printing. London, Penguin Books, 1990. There is some light wear to the edges, light marking to the text blocks, but this copy is overall in near fine condition.

 

Signatures present include: Allan Gurganus, Gore Vidal, Jonathan Raban, Simon Schama, Julian Barnes and Richard Holmes. along with the scarce signature of Journalist Martha Gellhorn.

 

Martha Ellis Gellhorn was an American novelist, travel writer, and journalist who is considered one of the great war correspondents of the 20th century. She reported on virtually every major world conflict that took place during her 60-year career. Gellhorn was also the third wife of American novelist Ernest Hemingway, from 1940 to 1945.  The Martha Gellhorn Prize for Journalism is named after her.