The Lady in the Van and Three Stories [The Laying on of Hands; The Clothes They Stood Up In; Father! Father! Burning Bright]. Alan Bennett, Helen Smithson, Illustrator.
The Lady in the Van and Three Stories [The Laying on of Hands; The Clothes They Stood Up In; Father! Father! Burning Bright]
The Lady in the Van and Three Stories [The Laying on of Hands; The Clothes They Stood Up In; Father! Father! Burning Bright]
The Lady in the Van and Three Stories [The Laying on of Hands; The Clothes They Stood Up In; Father! Father! Burning Bright]
The Lady in the Van and Three Stories [The Laying on of Hands; The Clothes They Stood Up In; Father! Father! Burning Bright]

The Lady in the Van and Three Stories [The Laying on of Hands; The Clothes They Stood Up In; Father! Father! Burning Bright]

London: Folio Society, 2006. First Thus. Hardcover. A Fine, Superior, copy of the first Folio Society edition, in a Fine slipcase -- no dust jacket, as issued. From Wikipedia: "The Lady in the Van is a 2015 British comedy-drama film directed by Nicholas Hytner, and starring Maggie Smith and Alex Jennings. It was written by Alan Bennett, and it tells the (mostly) true story of his interactions with Mary Shepherd, an elderly woman who lived in a dilapidated van on his driveway in London for 15 years. He had previously published the story as a 1989 essay, 1990 book, 1999 stage play, and 2009 radio play on BBC Radio 4. Smith had previously portrayed Shepherd twice: in the 1999 stage play, which earned her a Best Actress nomination at the 2000 Olivier Awards and in the 2009 radio adaptation." A Fine, Superior, copy. Fine. Item #801

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