Book Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
Publisher: Franklin Center, PA: Franklin Library, 1996.
A special Limited first edition/first printing preceding the trade edition. Unread Fine condition, SIGNED by author Martin Cruz Smith.
Jonathan Blair, an American mining engineer, is sent by his employer, coal mine baron and Anglican Bishop Hannay, to the town of Wigan in Victorian England. Blair's ostensible mission is to find John Maypole, the missing curate who was engaged to Hannay's daughter.
This outstanding book is bound in genuine leather with raised bands. Features gilded, sewn-in pages with a satin marker. Simply superb quality; Franklin Library at its best; [xxiv], 364,  pages.