Book Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
Size: 8vo; [xiv], 306 pages
Publisher: Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1972.
A Fine first printing of the first edition in about Fine dust-jacket with minor edgewear and tanning, signed by author Pat Conroy directly on the title page. Previous owners gift inscription to back end-paper.
Pat Conroy's second book in which the author draws from his experiences as a teacher on South Carolina's Daufuskie Island Basis for the 1974 film "Conrack," starring Jon Voight The book won Conroy the Humanitarian Award.