Tale of the Rose the Passion That Inspired the Little Prince 2001 1st edition DJ
Tale of the Rose the Passion That Inspired the Little Prince by Consuelo De Saint Exupery. New York. Random House. 2001. First US Edition. Hardcover. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. DJ is worn at edges. The recently discovered memoir of the wife of the Antoine de Saint-ExupTry chronicles their passionate relationship, from their first meeting in Buenos Aires in 1930 to his untimely death while flying a reconnaissance mission over occupied France in 1944, in a remarkable account of the tumultuous romance that inspired The Little Prince. Black and White Illustrations. 308 pages.