Book Condition: Fine+ in Fine+ dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Publisher: New York: Random House, 1995.
A handsome first edition/first printing in unread Very Fine condition in Very Fine dust-jacket. Signed and dated 2/7/95, by author Katherine Mosby directly on the title page.
Private Altars is a novel set in the fictional town of Palomino, California, in the early 1990s. The novel tells the story of the intersecting lives of the students, faculty, and staff of Palomino Valley High School, and their relationships with one another.
The novel is divided into three parts. Part one tells the story of the students and their relationships with one another. Part two tells the story of the faculty and their relationships with the students. Part three tells the story of the staff and their relationships with the students and the faculty.
The novel is written in first person from the point of view of the various characters.; 8vo; Signed by Author.