Binding: 1/4 Cloth
Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Publisher: New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1984.
A handsome first edition/first printing in about Fine, seemingly unread condition in alike dust-jacket. From the collection of Betty Anderson, legendary art director of publisher Knopf in the late 20th century as evidenced by her (small and unobtrusive) inventory number and signature on front paste down.
The Belt of Gold is a historical fiction novel written by Cecelia Holland. The novel is set in the mid-1800s and tells the story of a young woman, Phoebe, who travels to California in search of her long-lost father. Along the way, Phoebe becomes embroiled in a plot to steal the Belt of Gold, a valuable artifact belonging to the California governor.
Holland's novel is full of action and adventure, and it is sure to captivate readers of all ages.; 8vo ; FSA.