(London): Faber & Faber, (1982). First English Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Duodecimo. 5.25 x 8 inches. viii, 168 pp. Very fine in original blue boards and pictorial dust. As new. Item #32652
The author's first work of fiction, stories set in New Orleans, originally published by the University of Arkansas Press to wide acclaim. "Gilchrist's stories, shocking and depicting a ruthless code of morality confined in a closed-environment, elicit a call for more."—Publisher's Weekly. This copy is signed on the tile page by Ellen Gilchrist.