Carson McCullers

The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter

originally published:
Boston : Houghton Mifflin Company
June 1940

We offered this copy of the first edition in our Catalog 105.


  • First Book(1940)
  • Modern Library 100 Best Novels(017)
  • Time Magazine 100 Novels(1940)

reference info

bio notes:
born: 2/19/1917
died: 9/29/1967
born as: Lula Carson Smith

American writer of novels and stories that depict the inner lives of lonely people. - Merriam-Webster's Encyclopedia of Literature