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Master of Falconhurst by  Kyle Onstott - 1st Edition - 1964 - from The Bookworm and Biblio.com

Master of Falconhurst

by Onstott, Kyle

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New York: Dial Press, 1964. Hardbound . 1st Edition. BINDING/CONDITION: light red cloth with gilt spine text; a Very Good book, with a Good+ dust jacket; publisher's price on the jacket flap is intact. A plantation novel, following the author's popular books Mandingo and Drum; this is the continuing story of Falconhurst. The publisher's blurb reads: ''Mr. Onstott write with ruthless honesty about slavery and slave-breeding as it existed in the ante-bellum South, and of the life of the freed slave in the upheaval and anarchy that followed the Civil War. This is the story of Drummage -- the son of Old Pearl and Drumson.'' 8vo (8.5 inches tall) 474 pages.

DANA REINHARDT is the author of  A Brief Chapter in My Impossible Life, Harmless, How to Build a House, The Things a Brother Knows,  and  The Summer I Learned to Fly . She lives in San Francisco with her husband and two daughters.


  • Bookseller: The Bookworm US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 064334
  • Title: Master of Falconhurst
  • Author: Onstott, Kyle
  • Format/binding: Hardbound
  • Book condition: Used
  • Edition: 1st Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Dial Press
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: 1964


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