Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Publisher: New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1969.
First edition/first printing, unread Fine condition in alike dust-jacket designed by Betty Anderson. From the collection of Betty Anderson, legendary art director of publisher Knopf in the late 20th century as evidenced by her (small and unobtrusive) inventory number and signature on front paste down. A charming association copy.
Dabney Stuart's A Particular Place is a lyrical and powerful novel that follows the intertwined lives of the residents of a small town in Kentucky over a period of fifty years. From the early days of the town's founding until the present day, the characters wrestle with the challenges of life in a small town, the weight of history, and the secrets they keep. A Particular Place is a beautifully written, deeply moving story that will leave readers feeling deeply grateful for the small moments of happiness and sorrow that make up everyday life.; 8vo.