Title: From the Terrace
Author: O’Hara, John
Publisher: Random House, New York
Publication Date: 1958
Edition: First Edition
Book Condition: VG
Comments: No d-j. Mild fading to top edge. Light wear to boards. Stain on bottom edge.
Synopsis: O’Hara’s (1905-1970) story of the estranged son of a Pennsylvania factory owner who marries into a prestigious family and moves to New York to seek his fortune. In 1960 the novel was adapted to a film of the same name starring Paul Newman and Joanne Woodward. O’Hara co-wrote the screenplay. In recent years O’Hara’s work has received new appreciation. Critic Fran Lebowitz, in a 1993 Paris Review column said, “To me, O’Hara is the real Fitzgerald.”