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A Short History of a Small Place
A Short History of a Small Place T. R. Pearson 014200362X 9780142003626 Marvelously funny, bittersweet, and beautifully evocative, the original publication of A Short History of a Small Placeannounced the arrival of one of our great Southern voices.
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A Short History of a Small Place by T. R. Pearson

Marvelously funny, bittersweet, and beautifully evocative, the original publication of A Short History of a Small Placeannounced the arrival of one of our great Southern voices. Although T. R. Pearsons Neely, North Carolina, doesnt appear on any map of the state, it has already earned a secure place on the literary landscape of the South. In this introduction to Neely, the young narrator, Louis Benfield, recounts the tragic last days of Miss Myra Angelique Pettigrew, a local spinster and former town belle who, after years of total seclusion, returns flamboyantly to public view-with her pet monkey, Mr. Britches. Here is a teeming human comedy inhabited by some of the most eccentric and endearing characters ever encountered in literature.

Author: T. R. Pearson

Language: English

Binding: Paperback

Pages: 384

Publisher: Penguin Books

Publication Date: 2003-09-30

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ISBN: 014200362X


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