Flowering Judas and Other Stories

New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, (1935).

Price: $375.00

Hardcover. First trade edition (preceded by a limited edition published five years earlier with just half of the stories in this version). Boards a little soiled and spine a bit toned, very good lacking the dust jacket. Advance Review Copy with the publisher's rubber stamped notice on the front fly. A slip is laid in initialed by the author: "K.A.P. to J.H." The recipient was likely her friend and fellow author John Herrmann, and bears the ownership signature of Herrmann's first wife, the author Josephine Herbst.

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Item #569940 Flowering Judas and Other Stories. Katherine Anne PORTER.
Flowering Judas and Other Stories
Flowering Judas and Other Stories

Katherine Anne Porter
birth name: Katherine Anne Porter
born: 5/15/1890
died: 9/18/1980
nationality: USA

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American novelist and short-story writer, a master stylist whose long short stories have a richness of texture and complexity of character delineations usually achieved only in the novel. - Merriam-Webster's Encyclopedia of Literaturemore