New York: Random House, 1982. Item #02032
STYRON, William. This Quiet Dust. And Other Writings. New York: Random House, 1982.
First edition, second printing. Octavo (9 1/4 x 6 7/8 in: 234 x 150 mm). 305,  pp.
Publisher's original black cloth, gilt and bronze lettered. Dust jacket. Shelf dusting to top edge. Otherwise a fine copy in a near fine dust jacket.
William Clark Styron Jr. (1925-2006) was an American novelist and essayist noted for his treatment of tragic themes and his use of a rich, classical prose style. He won major literary awards for his work.