Binding: 1/4 Cloth
Book Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Publisher: New York: Simon and Schuster, 1979.
A smart first edition/first printing in Fine condition in price-clipped Near Fine dust-jacket with small chip to upper rear and minor edgewear.
Anne Rice's second book, exploring a unique but little-known society, the gens the couleur libre, free people of color, who flourished in New Orleans prior to the Civil War. A historic novel with some of the most splendidly realized characters in contemporary fiction, a profound and absorbing work of literature; [ii], , 11-571,  pages.