Title BEYOND DARK HILLS: A Personal Story
Book Condition Very good plus: owner's name to front pastedown, mild foxing to page edges and endpapers, light rubbing and hint of fading to spine, minor shelfwear; bound in pebbled green cloth with gilt scenic device to spine, gilt title to cover; lacking dust jacket.
Edition First edition. Six black-and-white illustrations by Ishmael.
Publisher New York: E.P. Dutton & Company, Inc., 1938.
Seller ID 32536.00
Originally written as a term paper while Stuart was attending Vanderbilt University in 1932, this autobiographical work about his childhood in Kentucky was his first full-length prose work and was a key in his development as a writer.
Literary Biography. Southern Literature. Kentucky.