Item #029068 The White Girl. Vera Caspary.
The White Girl
The White Girl
The White Girl
The White Girl
The White Girl

The White Girl

New York, NY: J.H. Sears & Company, 1929. Second Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good. Item #029068

305 pages; small black & white illustration on title page; unknown artist. 'Second Printing, January, 1929' stated on copyright page. Vera Caspary (1899 - 1987) Chicago-born author, screenwriter, and playwright, "...Her first novel, The White Girl, was unusual in its time in having a black heroine, a woman who had left the South for Chicago, passing as white..." (Mary A. Gardner in the ANB) Made at the Kingsport Press, Tennessee; previous name of Mrs. P.D. Fisher on the front endpaper. Approx. 5 1/2" x 7 3/4" size; bound in charcoal black cloth; white cover and spine titles; including only the front panel blurb from the book's dustjacket neatly pasted-in on front endpaper; volume with light wear; in very good condition.

Price: $150.00

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