Author:Botsford, Helen Virginia


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Ashes of Gold [with letter from author]

By: Botsford, Helen Virginia

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead & Company: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 21173


Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dj

[light shelfwear, very slight fraying to bottom front corner; jacket slightly chipped at top of spine, minor soiling to rear panel, a couple of short closed edge-tears]. Novel set in Mexico during the period prior to the Mexican Revolution, concerning the impact on a small mountain village in Mexico when the gringos arrive, in particular on the ultimately exploitative relationship between an American mine owner and the locals who work in his mine: "Finally came the day of revolution, the glorious, long-looked-for revolution that was to give them back their land." It's noted in the ja... View more info