London: Peter Davies, 1953.
First Edition. Hardcover. Fine in a very good dust jacket. 256 pp. A fine copy in original red cloth. Dust jacket has some rubbing at the edges. A work of fiction based on the events of 1948 when Britain pulled out of Palestine. The story revolves around a young girl named Violette from a wealthy Lebanese Cairo family who is set to enter into an arranged marriage, but instead rebels against the traditions of her family setting her on a path to working at a refugee camp.