By: Willson, Meredith (music and lyrics), and Richard Morris (book)
New York, G.P. Putnam's Sons: (c.1961, 1960)
Edition: Fireside BCE
Seller ID: 25992
Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dj
[agency name rubber-stamped on both pastedowns, otherwise a nice clean book with minimal shelfwear; jacket browned along spine and a little bit at the edges, tiny tears at a couple of corners]. Musical play "based on the story of the illiterate girl from Hannibal, Missouri, who married Leadville Johnny Brown, a gangling Irish prospector and discoverer of one of the richest silver mines in Colorado," and her ambition to be accepted by Denver society, which leads her to a successful effort to establish herself as a presence in Paris, whereupon she heads back to rejoin her husband in Col... View More...