French author.

Jexium Island by Madeleine Grattan / du Bois, illus. Viking, 1967, 1st printing.

Jexium Island.

Drawn from memories of a childhood near the banks of the Garonne and inspired by tales of the Resistance. The heroes crack a ring of kidnappers who capture children to work on a North Atlantic island of jexium deposits. An uneven but memorable book. Note: This book has been sold.

$80.00

 

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