Grand Rapids: Zondervan Publishing House, (1985). First edition. Winner of the 1986 Christian Book Award's Gold Medallion for Fiction. INSCRIBED BY NORRIS on front endpaper, "For Jane and Walter/ with best wishes/ Helen Norris." Walter Sullivan (1924-2006) was an author, critic, longtime Vanderbilt University professor, and authority on Southern literature. His wife, Jane Harrison Sullivan (1923-2022), taught English literature at Aquinas College. Fine in very good dust jacket lightly creased and rubbed at spine ends and corners.