Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. Approved third parties also use these tools in connection with our display of ads. Unable to add item to List. In some quarters, Yerby is best known for his masterpiece, The Dahomean (1971). The spine may show signs of wear. 20983 fine, unread paperback. The binding on the book was the only minimal damage.

Dial Press, 1946. It is a story of the Southern States of America beginning in New Orleans. Good. Please try your request again later. Pictorial endpapers. All of the internal pages are unmarked, uncreased and tightly bound, th... popular, 1990 first edition . Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. All prices listed are in USD. ... reading this book for over 50 years and still enjoy, Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 20 July 2015, I have been reading this book for over 50 years and still enjoy it, Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 27 November 2014. 408 pages. The film stars Rex Harrison, Maureen O'Hara, and Richard Haydn.

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There is intrigue, and adventure and also of the three women who loved him. Very good read. We just returned from New Orleans and did a couple of plantation tours, so the book was fun for me in that I recognized so many terms that used to be foreign to me, like a "quadroon ball" or "octoroon". 20983 very good -fine, reading crease paperback. © 1996-2020, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. **************1948 EDITION************Binding: Hardback ---Publisher: Heinemann --- Date: 1948 ---Edition: ---Pages: 447 ---Condition: Good ---DJ Condition: None --- Description:. This was the worst buy I ever did on Amazon. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. *Author's 1st book. A December 1947 Ebony article called the figure "the biggest bonanza ever pocketed by a colored writer" and stated that the book was "the first Negro-authored novel ever bought by a Hollywood studio." Try again. I recommend this book highly. The dust jacket is missing. [4], In pre-Civil War New Orleans, roguish Irish gambler Stephen Fox (Rex Harrison) buys his way into society – something he couldn't do in his homeland because he is illegitimate. Privacy Details, London: The Book Club, 1949. New York: The Dial Press, 1946 Very Good in hardcover. Ultimately, the book became a 1947 Oscar-nominated film of the same name starring Rex Harrison and Maureen O'Hara. Fox paid author Frank Yerby $150,000 for the motion picture rights to The Foxes of Harrow, which was his first novel. Navy cover with gilt on s... Biblio® is a registered trademark of Biblio, Inc. SILVER CITY RANGERS (Violence on the Frontier). Good/Good. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 20 November 2016.

[5], The storyline is derived from the 1946 eponymous novel The Foxes of Harrow by Frank Yerby.

Buy The Foxes of Harrow FIRST EDITION by Frank Yerby (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. The Foxes of Harrow. We use cookies to remember your preferences such as preferred shipping country and currency, to save items placed in your shopping cart, to track website visits referred from our advertising partners, and to analyze our website traffic. There's a problem loading this menu at the moment. We use cookies and similar tools to enhance your shopping experience, to provide our services, understand how customers use our services so we can make improvements, and display ads. After viewing product detail pages, look here to find an easy way to navigate back to pages you are interested in. Have read this book before lost my copy so wanted another. Dial Press, 1946. The print is clear and readable. November 11, 2020: Biblio is open and shipping orders. [1], "The Foxes of Harrow (1947) - John M. Stahl | Synopsis, Characteristics, Moods, Themes and Related", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=The_Foxes_of_Harrow&oldid=965030700, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 29 June 2020, at 00:31. Most prominent among these is the importance of social position, which, because of the influence of the aristocratic mentality, must be attained by the protagonist, …

Hardcover. The Foxes of Harrow Author Yerby, Frank Book condition Used Binding Hardcover Publisher The Dial Press Place of Publication New York Date published 1946 Keywords Fiction. We just returned from New Orleans and did a couple of plantation tours, so the book was fun for me in that I recognized so many terms that used to be foreign to me, like a "quadroon ball" or "octoroon". Fox paid author Frank Yerby $150,000 for the motion picture rights to The Foxes of Harrow, which was his first novel. Far too expensive, the print is so small I couldnt read it, very disappointed with it,a magnifying glass would be needed to read it. [Historical novel of pre-Civil War New Orleans,1825-1860]. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 19 November 2015, Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 30 September 2015, Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 20 September 2013. The Foxes of Harrow by Frank Yerby, 1949, The Book Club edition, in English Read the rules here. The Foxes of Harrow is a 1947 adventure film directed by John M. Stahl. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The Civil War is much more in-focus in GWTW, whereas it really only comes into focus in the last 20 pages of Foxes of Harrow. The Foxes of Harrow, like most of Yerby's novels, concerns itself with specific Southern social issues. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required. Fox). Take a stab at guessing and be entered to win a $50 Biblio gift certificate! 1947. macfadden book, , (first PB 1964), . Sorry, there was a problem saving your cookie preferences. To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number. Frank Yerby’s most popular book is The Foxes of Harrow (Delta Diamond Library). Something went wrong. The Sun Dial Press. Hardcover. A wonderful story which was a pleasure to read. The film was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Production Design (Lyle R. Wheeler, Maurice Ransford, Thomas Little, Paul S. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. popular, 1990 first edition . Book Club (BCE/BOMC). It was stated that it was readable. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Frank Yerby has 40 books on Goodreads with 10265 ratings. Just as described, also very fast service. 40-151, good - very good western novel, paperback. .It is a story of a man who raises himself from a Mississippi gambler to someone who owns a plantation. A December 1947 Ebony article called the figure "the biggest bonanza ever pocketed by a colored writer" and stated that the book was "the first Negro-authored novel ever bought by … Disclaimer:A readable copy. Acceptable.

Terms of Sale. Please try again. 21 by 14 cm. Read more here. [8] The novel, which focuses on the life of an enslaved African chief's son who is transported to America, serves as the culmination of Yerby's efforts toward incorporating racial themes into his works.

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Story based in Southern States of America in first half of 19th c.entury ending jus,t after Civil War.

In order to navigate out of this carousel please use your heading shortcut key to navigate to the next or previous heading. Good. Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text. Good. Hardcover. Excellent service by seller. The Civil War is much more in-focus in GWTW, whereas it really only comes into focus in the last 20 pages of Foxes of Harrow. Although there was stated that some pages were loose, it turned out that a lot of pages were loose and the letters were so faded that you had to use a loop to read. Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations, Select the department you want to search in. Hardcover.

However, it fell apart and it was hardly readable. To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average. The Book Club; FIRST EDITION (1 Jan. 1949), Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 3 April 2018. You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition.