The Householder, Ruth Prawer Jhabvala. Norton, 1977.
Vintage softcover. Sig. creasing to cover and corners. First page has corner clipped. No markings inside. Fair condition.
Ruth Prawer Jhabvala was a German-born Jewish novelist, short story writer, and award-winning screenwriter who spent much of her literary career in India after meeting her husband. She is the only person to have won both a Booker Prize and an Oscar. The Householder was her third novel, first published in 1960.