The Hills Were Joyful Together (Roger Mais) soon to be presented for sale on the inspired BookLovers of Bath web site!
Published: London: Jonathan Cape, 1953, Hardback in dust wrapper.
From the cover: The author is a Jamaican and his novel is set in Jamaica. Its characters, who belong to the submerged nine-tenths of the population, are strangers to writers of books for tourists and to the tourists themselves, but not to the police nor to politicians at election times.
Roger Mais, having lived and worked among them…
Very Good in Poor Dust Wrapper. Unlaminated dust wrapper a little edgeworn and faded with a large, now tape reinforced at the verso, tear to the top corner of the upper panel and a little loss to the spine ends and the corners. Leans slightly. Pages very gently age-tanned.
Orange boards with Blue titling to the Spine & Upper Board. 288 pages. 7¾” x 5″.
Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I spellbind you with a further miscellany curated within Fiction Author: M catalogue?