New York: Comet Press Books / Milestone Book, 1959. First Edition. Octavo (20.75cm.); publisher's cloth in photo-illustrated dust jacket; ,277pp. Jacket extremities a bit chipped and worn with shallow loss at spine foot touching text without loss of sense, the whole rather dust-soiled, especially on rear panel; Near Fine in Near Very Good jacket. Uncommon novel by a native of North Carolina, recounting the story of a middle-aged divorcée who falls in love with a black man. The author's only book, published two years before her death at the age of 70.