DAUGHTER OF JOY: A Novel of Gold Rush California.
Edition: 2nd printing.
New York: TOR / Tom Doherty Associates, (1998) dj. SIGNED hardcover - Based on the life of Ah Toy, a young woman who gained wealth and fame in gold rush San Francisco, and who was the first Asian woman to 'go to law' to use the American judicial system against injustice. INSCRIBED by the author on the half title page ' To Melanie, wishing you a destiny sweet as lichees.'. ISBN: 0-312-865023.
Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.