Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 1965. First Edition. Hardcover. 8vo. Publisher's black cloth in original dust jacket. Jacket moderately edge-worn along top edge with significant tear at front corner. Two spots of abrasion at front panel. Mild toning to spine. Corners lightly bumped. Interior bright and fresh. Very good. 207pp. Very good / very good. Item #17541
A critical assessment of violence in the work of Southern writers, touching on the fiction of Thomas Wolfe, William Faulkner, Flannery O'Connor, Truman Capote, Eudora Welty and others.