Vintage Mystery: Go Down, Death 1st Edition Hardcover in Dust Jacket 1946 by Sue Brown Hays Detective Crime Ficiton - Mississippi


Title: Go Down, Death

Author: Sue Brown Hays

Description: First edition with Scribner's A on copyright page. Beige cloth boards pictorially stamped in blue. Rubber stamp on front-paste down, else pages clean. Dust jacket has some light chipping at head and foot of spine and at corners; rubbing; not price clipped ($2.00). DJ in clear archival sleeve. 198 pp. 7.5 x 5.25 inches.

Murder mystery set in Mississippi. A story of three houses and three murders, each of the houses being the palatial, but down at the heel, homes of antebellum cotton farmers. Sue Brown Hays (1904-1991) was born in Delhi, Louisiana. Her father's family hailed from western Mississippi and were cotton planters as well as plantation owners.

Binding: Hardcover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket Condition: Good

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons
Place: New York
Year: 1946

Language: English

ISBN: n/a

Keywords: mystery, crime, detective, fiction, novel, Louisiana authors, Mississippi, plantations, old houses,

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