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The Cudgel by  Thomas Polsky

The Cudgel

by Thomas Polsky

First edition. Near fine in dust jacket with light professional restoration to the spine ends and corners. The author's fourth and final novel, a suspenseful tale set in rural North Carolina where the body of a beautiful woman is found at the bottom of a swimming pool. A most unhappy place ruled by old Gran Colton, who uses a black-thorn cudgel to aid her in walking and to impose her matriarchal will on her neurotic relatives.

Inventory Number: 38476