Binding: 1/4 Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good+ in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
Publisher: New York: Simon and Schuster, 1981.
First edition/first printing, quarter bound in red cloth and red boards, prior owner's name on front free endpaper, light spots to page edges in Very Good+ condition in Near Fine, slightly rubbed dust-jacket. SIGNED and inscribed by author Anne Rivers Siddons directly on the title page.
The Foxes were a powerful Southern family and five generations of their women found Fox's Earth to be a both a great inheritance and a confining prison. Ruth Yancey, adopted into the family from mill-worker parents, is obsessed with power and is determined that the estate will never again fall in the hands of men. Over a period of eighty years, her drive to possess Fox's Earth costs her everything, including her family.
This is Siddons' third novel and fourth book.