The Light in the Ruins

By: Bohjalian, Chris

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Signed by author on title page without inscription. First Edition with full number line.From the New York Times bestselling author of Midwives and The Sandcastle Girls comes a spellbinding novel of love, despair,and revenge, set in war-ravaged Tuscany. 1943; Tucked away in the idyllic hills south of Florence, the Rosatis, an Italian family of noble lineage, believe that the walls of their ancient villa will keep them safe from the war raging across Europe. Eighteen year old Cristina spends her days swimming in the pool, playing with her young niece and nephew, and wandering aimlessly amid the estate's gardens and olive groves. But when two soldiers, a German and an Italian, arrive at the villa asking to see an ancient Etruscan burial site, the Rosatis' bucolic tranquility is shattered.

Title: The Light in the Ruins

Author Name: Bohjalian, Chris

Categories: Fiction, Signed, Limited Editions, First Editions,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Doubleday: 2013-07-09

ISBN: 0385534817

ISBN 13: 9780385534819

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Collectible: Like New

Jacket Condition: Like New

Type: Hardcover

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 1-4-912

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