Columbia, SC: University of South Carolina Press, 1997. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. 10 1/4 X 10 1/4 Inches. 157 PP. Near Fine / Near Fine. Item #1120
First Edition, First Printing of this fairly famous coffee table album of southern writing talents. This particular copy was the pride, joy and passion of a well-known souther bookdealer friend. In original publisher black cloth binding title embossed in silver on cover and spine. The autographs of the authors are on their respective photograph/biography page.
Signed by: David G. Spielman (Photographer), William Starr (Author), Tina McElroy Ansa, William "Billy" Baldwin, Madison Smatt Bell, Wendell Berry, Roy Blount Jr., Larry Brown, James Lee Burke, Elizabeth Dewberry, Robert Olen Butler, Will Campbell, Fred Chappell, Pat Conroy, Harry Crews, Ellen Douglas, John Dufresne, Clyde Edgerton, Percival Everett, Richard Ford, Connie May Fowler, John Hope Franklin, Ernest J. Gaines, George Garrett, Kaye Gibbons, Gail Godwin, Shirley Ann Grau, Jim Grimsley, Winston Groom, Allan Gurganus, Barry Hannah, Carl Hiaasen, Josephine Humphreys, John Jakes, Robert Jordan, Terry Kay, Bret Lott, Bobbie Ann Mason, Jill McCorkle, Robert Morgan, Lewis Nordan, Padgett Powell, Reynolds Price, Louis D. Rubin Jr., Ferrol Sams, Dori Sanders, Mary Lee Settle, Anne Rivers Siddons, Dave Smith, Julie Smith, Lee Smith, Elizabeth Spencer, William Styron, Michael Lee West and James Wilcox.