Gina Berriault

The Descent

originally published:
New York : Atheneum

We offered this copy of the first edition in our Catalog 87.


  • First Book(1960)

reference info

bio notes:
born: 1/1/1926
died: 7/15/1999
born as: Gina Berriault
nationality: USA

California-born author whose first novel, The Descent, was published in 1960, and whose 1996 short-story collection Women in Their Beds won the PEN/Faulkner Award.