A Southern Reader.

THORP, Willard (editor).

Published by Alfred A. Knopf, New York, 1955
Hardcover
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Black cloth spine and green paper over boards, dust jacket. Small 4to. xxi, 760pp, vi. Illustrations. Fine/near fine. First edition, extraordinarily tight 'n' bright. One of the best Southern anthologies ever, an exceptional compendium of letters, speeches, stories, etc. that paints a colorful portrait of Southern life and culture. Blares the front jacket panel: "Here is the South -- the old South and the new -- the most exotic and exciting region in America; the Southerner at home and in the factory and the field; the Southerner and the Negro; Southern politics, religion, industry, education, chivalry, violence, architecture, and cooking -- described in diaries, letters, histories, stories, by Southerners, observant Yankees, and visitors from abroad.". Bookseller Inventory # 36664

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Title: A Southern Reader.

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf, New York

Publication Date: 1955

Binding: Hardcover

Dust Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket Included

Edition: 1st Edition

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