Sydney: Angus and Robertson, 1954. Hardcover. 344p., First Australian edition ("printed and bound in Australia) and probably the only original (1954) Commonwealth edition as there is no evidence that this 1954 edition was ever printed in Great Britain. Light mottling to boards otherwise very good, red cloth, price clipped, edgeworn dj with loss across entire top edge of rear panel, significant chips to top front panel and crown of spine.
Natchez Mississippi born, Memphis Tennessee raised writer's fifth book and first novel since "Native Son."