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Delta Wedding

Eudora Welty

Paperback

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Other Editions of This Title:
Digital Audiobook (5/5/2011)
Paperback (6/2/2020)
Hardcover (6/1/1991)

Description

A vivid and charming portrait of a large southern family, the Fairchilds, who live on a plantation in the Mississippi delta. The story, set in 1923, is exquisitely woven from the ordinary events of family life, centered around the visit of a young relative, Laura McRaven, and the family’s preparations for her cousin Dabney’s wedding.

Mariner Books, 9780156252805, 336pp.

Publication Date: March 21, 1979



About the Author

EUDORA WELTY (1909–2001) was born in Jackson, Mississippi, and attended the Mississippi State College for Women, the University of Wisconsin, and Columbia University (where she studied advertising). In addition to short fiction, Welty wrote novels, novellas, essays, and reviews, and was the winner of both the National Book Award and the Pulitzer Prize.