The Devil's Laughter

By: Yerby, Frank

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Book has only very light wear and aging. Dustjacket has some edge and corner wear with a small chip, top left (see scan). There is a neatly closed tear at the bottom of the spine, and some light staining along the edge of the interior front fold. For all its flaws, this is still a bright, colorful, presentable and attractive jacket. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 376 pages; One of Yerby's epic novels set during the French Revolution. Born in Augusta Georgia, Yerby was the first African American to write a best-selling novel and to have a book purchased by a Hollywood studio for a film adaptation. Dial Press played down the fact that he was African-American.

Title: The Devil's Laughter

Author Name: Yerby, Frank

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Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Publisher: New York City, Dial Press: 1953

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket

Seller ID: 7512

Keywords: Fiction Novel French Revolution Black Negro