Jonathan Cape, 1954, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Fair, First, Illustrated By: Mais, Roger
"In Brother Man Roger Mais returns to Jamaica, the scene of his first novel, The Hills Were Joyful Together, to tell a story which, simple in outline, is charged with emotional power that can hardly fail to move the least susceptible of readers....Brother Man, a cobbler by trade & a member of a sect called the Taferites, tries to live according to the New Testament precepts. His neighbours in a poor streettolerate his eccentricities as long as they can trade upon them, & he succeeds in winning their respect & affection." Size: 180mm-250mm. 191 pages. DJ. has a 1"x 1/2" piece missing from the DJ. at the top of spine. DJ. has numerous chips, tears & shelf wear.. Dust Jacket price-clipped. MC Illustrator: Mais, Roger. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Fiction; Jamaica; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 417.