Rain On The Just.

By: Morehouse, Kathleen

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A novel of the North Carolina Brushy Mountains and the unique speech and folklore of the people who lived there. She moved from Boston to the foothills of the Blue Ridge mountains and realized she had traveled many miles, but also decades - and found a very different people, strong and eager but also aloof. The opening incident is based on fact - the rest of the book is supposedly fiction. Although the people that lived in the Brushy Mountain area were very upset when the book was published. Part of the "Lost American Fiction" series edited by Matthew J. Bruccoli. CR 1936, this is second printing, July 1980. This is signed on the title page. An inscription on the front endpapers as follows: "For Doctor Roger Barker from Bob and Kathleen Morehouse - as a small measure of great appreciation for his skills, understanding and human (human) kindkess" signed and dated July 8, 1986. The front flap of the dust jacket has a pencil underlining of the word "incestuous" with "not really" written in the margin. Dust jacket has slight tears, grey covers, all good+ condition.

Title: Rain On The Just.

Author Name: Morehouse, Kathleen

Categories: North Carolina,

Edition: Second Edition

Publisher: Illinois, Southern Illinois University:

Binding: Hard Cover

Seller ID: 002491

Keywords: Fiction, North Carolina Fiction, Western North Carolina Mountains, Brushy Mountains