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A Short History of a Small Place

Pearson, T. R.

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ISBN 10: 0671543520 / ISBN 13: 9780671543525
Published by Simon & Schuster, 1985
Condition: Very Good Hardcover
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First Edition. First Printing with full number line 1 through 10 noted on the copyright page. Signed by Author to the ffep. Book is Very Good. A couple a pages have a dog ear. There is not a remainder mark. Dust Jacket is Very Good with the exception of a crinkle to the jacket across the front near the bottom corner. Bottom of spine shows light rubbing. Price of $16.95 is present to the top inside front flap. Laid in is a newspaper clipping from the Greensboro News & Record dated 9-28-85 with a review of the book. A very interesting article that originates from Reidsville NC with intervies and comments from residents and their thoughts on the book and the similarities between the story and their town. Jacket is in protective BroDart mylar cover. Digital images available upon request. All books shipped same day or next in a box with styrofoam peanuts. Bookseller Inventory # 001767

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Title: A Short History of a Small Place

Publisher: Simon & Schuster

Publication Date: 1985

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Very Good

Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

Edition: 1st Edition

About this title


Miss Myra Pettigrew, eccentric spinster and former belle of Neely, North Carolina, reappears in public after mysterious years of seclusion

From the Inside Flap:

n's is a different and distinctive voice and a most welcome one. In this novel his talent shows sparks of genius."
Young Louis Benfield tells the story of his tiny little North Carolina town. There is the looniness of his family, the town of characters, the charm and naviete that gives us a world unknown, and stories that deserve to be told about how it is to grow up a certain kind of way, and to suddenly discover there's a world beyond your own that calls to you....

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