The Mind of the South by W.J. Cash

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The Mind of the South by W.J. Cash is a 444-page softcover first published in 1941 by Vintage Books, a division of Random House, Inc. (New York) and this copy was published in 1991.  The overall condition of both the cover and pages is very good, with no flaws noted.

Book Summary

Ever since its publication in 1941, The Mind of the South has been recognized as a path-breaking work of scholarship and as a literary achievement of enormous eloquence and insight in its own right.  From its investigation of the Southern class system to its pioneering assessments of the region's legacies of racism, religiosity, and romanticism, W.J. Cash's book defined the way in which millions of readers--on both sides of the Mason-Dixon line--would see the South for decades to come.  This new, fiftieth-anniversary edition of The Mind of the South includes an incisive analysis of Cash himself and of his crucial place in the history of modern Southern letters. 

ISBN:  0-679-73647-6 (pbk)