THE BEACH UMBRELLA AND OTHER STORIES.
Edition: First thus- a trade paperback.
Evanston, IL: Triquarterly Books - Northeastern University Press, 1996. A reissue of this black author's first book, winner of the Iowa School of Letters Award in 1970. In addition to the 14 stories which appeared in the original edition, this includes 4 more stories from the collection 'The Amoralist.' Stories set mostly on Chicago's South Side, depicting ordinary people whose lives are transfigured by some small chance or choice. ISBN: 0-8101-50506.
Condition: Fine (as new) in illustrated wrappers.