Paperback / softback
January 30, 1980
9780813101422
English
352
8.50 Inches (US)
5.50 Inches (US)
.9 Pounds (US)
$25.00 USD
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Head o' W-Hollow

Stuart's first book of short stories remains haunting, powerful, and humorous.

About the Author

Jesse Stuart is a Kentucky teacher, lecturer, and writer. As a specialist for the U.S. Department of State, he traveled around the world, and he served as a visiting lecturer and professor at the American University in Cairo in 1960-61. His work includes nearly thirty books, ranging from poetry to biography, autobiography, novels, and short stories.

Reviews

"The most honest writing that has ever been done about Kentucky mountain people."—The Nation

"A unique book, bound for its own kind of immortality."—Robert Penn Warren

9780813101422 : head-o-w-hollow-stuart
Paperback / softback
352 Pages
$25.00 USD

Other Titles by Jesse Stuart

Foretaste of Glory

Jesse Stuart
Oct 1996 - University Press of Kentucky
$25.00 USD - Paperback / softback

Clearing in the Sky & Other Stories

Jesse Stuart
Jun 1984 - University Press of Kentucky
$25.00 USD - Paperback / softback

Trees Of Heaven

Jesse Stuart
Jan 1981 - University Press of Kentucky
$25.00 USD - Paperback / softback

Other Titles in FICTION / Short Stories (single author)

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Nov 2020 - Johns Hopkins University Press
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Havilah Babcock, Jr.
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