Country Place

By: Petry, Ann

Price: $10.00

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Petry was the first African-American to write a bestselling novel (The Street, 1946). In this one, she writes about "gossip, malice, infidelity and murder" amongst whites in a small town in America. An uncommon edition of a work first published in the US in 1947. 205 pages. Moderate scuffing to covers, tanning, light general wear. Internally tight and clean.

Title: Country Place

Author Name: Petry, Ann

Categories: Vintage Paperbacks (pre-1970), Fiction (paperback),

Edition: 1st Ace Books UK edition

Publisher: London, Ace Books H198/Harborough Publishing: 1958

Binding: Stiff Card Wraps

Book Condition: Very Good

Size: Duodecimo -- from 6.75" to 7.75" tall

Seller ID: 015250

Keywords: Ann Petry, African-American writers, women, black writers, gossip, malice, infidelity, murder,