Bantam Books: NY, 1951. Paperback. Good. Item #21-8441
6.25 x 4", pict wraps, 277pp + ads, covers rubbed and corner creased, extremities worn, spine with vertical crease, pp toned and used, first page almost detatched. First paperback edition. "This is the story of Otis Town, a hard, silent hill-man whose brute strength and unswerving passions carved a cotton kingdom out of the steaming Mississippi canebrakes". Front cover shows an African-American man & woman kneeling picking cotton and Town ogling the woman.