Clock Without Hands

Clock Without Hands

Carson McCullers
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Author:  Carson McCullers
Condition:  Used, Good
Format:  Hardback
Pages:  262
Publisher:  The Cresset Press
Year:  1961
ISBN:  0248983776

Condition notes:
First edition - ex library book with a few stains on the inside cover and the library stamp. The book is otherwise in good condition

Set in Georgia on the eve of court-ordered integration, Clock Without Hands contains McCullers's most poignant statement on race, class, and justice. A small-town druggist dying of leukemia calls himself and his community to account in this tale of change and changelessness, of death and the death-in-life that is hate. It is a tale, as McCullers herself wrote, of "response and responsibility--of man toward his own livingness."