Berta Ruck (1878-1978) was born in India. She went to Lambeth Art School. She married the novelist Oliver Onions (1873-1961) in 1909. She wrote more than 150 volumes of fiction between 1900 and 1965, and lived to be 100 years old. Many of her novels can be found online.
Bibliography code: HOD-18.4
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
Binding: Light green cloth with title and author impressed deeply in black with rows of short green bars impressed on top and bottom and circular device in the middle containing inverted B and R fused on vertical. Title, author and publisher in black on spine.
Size: 191 x 130 mm
Dust jacket: signed Blampied with a long flourish, lower left
Internal illustrations: none
Price: 5 shillings
Printing history: none stated
Printed by: not known
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