8vo, pp. 202; a fine copy in the original wrappers, with illustrated dust-jacket (small repair at top of spine, but in very fresh condition).
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First edition in book form of The Girls of San Frediano, Pratolini’s semi-comic novel set in his native quarter of Florence, which was first published in the journal Botteghe Oscure in 1949. It was filmed by Valerio Zurlini in 1955.
Gambetti-Vezzosi p. 367; Spaducci p. 234.
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