Late Call – Wilson, Angus

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Title: Late Call
Author: Wilson, Angus
Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: The Viking Press, New York
Publication Date: 1964
Edition: First Edition
Book Condition: NF
D-j Condition: G

Comments: Spine very slightly cocked. Pencil writing on inside back cover. There is one spot on title page. D-j chipped with light wear.

Synopsis: A compassionate portrait of an elderly – and frustrated – woman adjusting to new town life and finding a new purpose in living.

Illness forces Sylvia Calvert to live with her son Harold, a headmaster in Carshall New Town. At first, Sylvia cannot adjust to the jungle of supermarkets, 10-pin bowling alleys and recreation areas; to the committees and purposeful entertaining involved in the creation of a new society.

Above all, Sylvia can’t understand Harold’s odd, thrusting idealism and the strange behavior of her grandchildren, but a chance meeting and a family crisis give her the chance to fulfill herself…

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Title: Late Call
Author: Wilson, Angus
Binding: Hardcover
Publisher: The Viking Press, New York
Publication Date: 1964
Edition: First Edition
Book Condition: NF
D-j Condition: G

Comments: Spine very slightly cocked. Pencil writing on inside back cover. There is one spot on title page. D-j chipped with light wear.

Synopsis: A compassionate portrait of an elderly – and frustrated – woman adjusting to new town life and finding a new purpose in living.

Illness forces Sylvia Calvert to live with her son Harold, a headmaster in Carshall New Town. At first, Sylvia cannot adjust to the jungle of supermarkets, 10-pin bowling alleys and recreation areas; to the committees and purposeful entertaining involved in the creation of a new society.

Above all, Sylvia can’t understand Harold’s odd, thrusting idealism and the strange behavior of her grandchildren, but a chance meeting and a family crisis give her the chance to fulfill herself…

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