Item #12917 Grand Canyon. FICTION GRAND CANYON, Vita Sackville West.

Grand Canyon

New York: Doubleday Doran, 1942.

First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine in a Good dust jacket. 304 pp, bound in ivory cloth. Slight wear/dust soil to bottom edge of boards, else fine. Dust jacket chipped at the corners, with some spots of abrasion and a few short tears. Set against the backdrop of the Grand Canyon, this is a futuristic "cautionary tale" in which Germany has defeated England in World War II and now has its sights set on the United States. The main characters lead hotel guests to the bottom of the canyon, where they lead an idyllic life until the bombs begin to fall.

Item #12917