Recommended by Goldsboro Books
A very good first American edition, in the publisher's red cloth with gold lettering. A dot of white paint on the bottom of the spine. In a good dust jacket, with tears on the top of the front cover, top and bottom of spine and top of back cover.
Gavin Stevens, the wise and forbearing student of crime and of the folk ways of Yoknapatawpha County, Mississippi, plays the major role in these six stories of violence. In each, Stevens’sharp insights and ingenious detection uncover the underlying motives.