One Step Ahead: A Mother of Seven Escaping Hitler's Claws [Signed]
Scottsdale: Memoir & Biography, LLC, 1999. Very Good / Very Good. Item #11847
Scottsdale: Memoir & Biography, LLC, 1999. First Edition, stated. Signed by the author without inscription on fly leaf, with additional signed, handwritten note laid in: "Marcia -- This copy is for your friend who collects first editions. Avi."
Octavo; 234pp. Black and white illustrations and photos. Photo-illustrated dust jacket over green cloth-covered boards with gilt lettering to spine. Jacket rubbed with some creasing along bottom edge. Boards bowed at fore-edge, with a bump at top corner. Binding is sound and pages unmarked.
Story of Esther Parnes, who in 1941 escaped with her family from their home in the village of Skalat, Poland (now Ukraine) and spent years evading the Nazis, moving eastward through Ukraine, Russia, and into Asia.