THE LONG-LEGGED HOUSE. by Berry, Wendell.

THE LONG-LEGGED HOUSE. by Berry, Wendell.

THE LONG-LEGGED HOUSE.

Edition: First printing.

New York: Harcourt Brace & World, (1969.) dj. Hardcover first edition - Berry's first book of essays - written when he was still an almost unknown young writer. The chapter headings (and the topics themselves) are provocative, dealing with environmental, political and social issues - The Tyranny of Charity; The Landscaping of Hell - Strip-Mine Morality in East Kentucky; The Nature Consumers; The Loss of the Future; A Statement Against the War in Vietnam and more. 213 pp.

Condition: Very good in a fine dust jacket (prev owner's name, brackets and some underlining in the book: this is one of those books that makes you want to mark pertinent passages.)

Book ID: 43805
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