Out on the Porch

By Reynolds Price; Clifton Dowell (Editor); Reynolds Price (Introduction by)
(Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, Hardcover, 9780945575931, 128pp.)

Publication Date: January 1992

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The porch is a place where people gather and chat, read the evening paper, or nap after dinner. This volume incorporates vintage and contemporary photographs of porches along with passages from American novels and short stories from writers such as Thomas Wolfe, William Faulkner, Robert Penn Warren, Eudora Welty, Pat Conroy, Kate Chopin, and others. 100 illustrations.

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