By: Tyler, Evelyn
New York, Thomas Y. Crowell Company: (c.1952)
Edition: First Edition
Seller ID: 24986
Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dj
[nice clean tight book, with only minimal shelfwear; jacket shows some traces of wear along spine edges, but still bright and attractive overall]. This "powerful novel of a beautiful woman in politics" tells the story of a woman who accepts the offer of a nomination to Congress from the Democratic Party boss in her Manhattan district. An idealist who worshipped FDR, she believes this is her chance "to ride a white horse toward a better world." The first obstacle to her fiery ambition is actually that party boss himself (who in the book's first exchange of dialogue addresses ... View More...