The House Behind the Cedars. Charles W. Chestnutt.
The House Behind the Cedars
The House Behind the Cedars
The House Behind the Cedars

The House Behind the Cedars

Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1900.

First edition, first printing. Bound in publisher's pale green cloth, pictorially stamped in dark green and silver, with titles in gilt on spine. Fine, with light rubbing at corners and spine ends, pages lightly tone. A fantastic copy of the author's first novel, set shortly after the Civil War, in which a woman of mixed white and black ancestry follows her brother who migrated to a new city where he is living as a white man. Item #140939289

Price: $2,000.00