Binding: 1/4 Cloth
Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
Publisher: New York: Simon and Schuster, 1984.
A most attractive first edition/first printing in Fine condition in alike dust-jacket. SIGNED by author Charlie Smith directly on the title page.
Author Charlie Smith's first novel about an egocentric and independent woman named Elizabeth Bonnet Burdette who is the daughter of a multimillionaire banker from Charleston. Elizabeth marries the wealthy scion of a family that has owned a coffee and tobacco plantation in Georgia for more than two hundred years. "Her husband rules the business empire, which has expanded dramatically under his visionary leadership, but he has no control over Elizabeth's reckless lust for experience [and] her violent determination to be free ...." (from the dust-jacket) ; , 6, [7-8], 9-416 pages.