THE GRASS HARP.
Edition: First printing.
New York: Random House, (1951.) dj. Hardcover first edition - His second novel (4th book), set in a small Southern town in the 1930s, this the story of three odd and endearing characters - an orphaned boy and two old ladies - who run away to live in a tree house on the edge of town. Basis for the motion picture starring Sissy Spacek and Walter Matthau 181 pp.
Condition: Very near fine in the first issue binding of coarse oatmeal cloth in a fair only dustjacket (price clipped, loss of about 1 1/2 inches at bottom of dj spine, other edgewear.)