Mary and Richard: The Story of Richard Hillary and Mary Booker

Mary and Richard: The Story of Richard Hillary and Mary Booker

By: Burn, Michael

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249 pages with Bibliography and photos. The love letters of Mary Booker and Richard Hillary, an RAF fighter pilot whom Mary met while he was recovering from wounds received in the Battle of Britain. Mary was 20 years older than Richard, but age didn't stop them from falling in love. Two years later, 1943, Richard Hillary would die in the war. The story of their love affair is written by Mary's husband (they married after the war) after her death, upon discovery of her correspondence with Richard. Illustrated with photos and endpaper maps.

Title: Mary and Richard: The Story of Richard Hillary and Mary Booker

Author: Burn, Michael

Categories: Biographies & Memoirs,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, Andre Deutsch: 1988

ISBN: 0233982809

ISBN 13: 9780233982809

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 08630