YOVITCHITCH, Lena A ( Lenka A. Jovichic)

Title Within Closed Frontiers. A Woman in Wartime Yugoslavia. Second Edition.
Publisher London & Edinburgh W & R Chambers
Date 1956
Book ID 32559


Original purple cloth, no dust-wrapper. 253pp.. Gilt double-headed eagle (Yugoslavia coat-of-arms) to spine and upper board. Upper board a little warped, owner label to f.e.p.,. Else very clean and tight. Pro-Mihailovic eyewitness account of both warfare and civilian life during WWII in Yugoslavia. The author was daughter of the Serbian charge d’ affaires in London, Alexander Yovitchich or Jovicic and wrote his biography: "The Biography of a Serbian Diplomat " (1939) amongst other works (pages from ‘Here and There in Serbia’, ‘Peeps at Many Lands’: Yugoslavia). An interesting meeting with Lady Leila Paget in 1946 is recorded.
Price: £8.00