New York 1949 first edition, first printing. Random House. Hardcover octavo. 181p. Goyen has a deeply personalized style which is lyrical and moving. "In an eave is a whole mosque of dirtdobber domes and globed hives of bees and the blown grey paper mache bags of wasps." "The House of Breath impressed, exalted and moved me" - Elizabeth Bowen quoted on dj. Recommended reading. Near Fine in VG dj. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: THE HOUSE OF BRETH
Publication Date: 1949
Book Condition: Near Fine
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