North, Carolyn THE MUSICIANS AND THE SERVANTS (EARTH BELOW, HEAVEN ABOVE: A Portrait of India)
(Berkeley, California): (Heyday Books), (1985). 0930588215 / 9780930588212 First edition thus: Trade Paperback. SIGNED, inscribed, and dated (1985) by the author to the half-title. Trade Paperback. Very minor wear to the shelf edges, and a faint crease to the front cover, else near fine in illustrated glossy wraps. Cover illustration by Bengali artist, Jiamini Roy.
A novel that revolves around an impoverished servant family, which explores the music, people, and beliefs of India, and was based on the author's experiences as a midwife in India. Originally issued by Scribners as EARTH BELOW, HEAVEN ABOVE.