GOLD DUST AND PETTICOATS.
Edition: First printing.
Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill, (1964.) dj. Hardcover first edition - The author's first book, an exciting historical novel for older children about a 14 year old girl's adventures in rough and colorful San Francisco of the Gold Rush days. Marcy Miller has come to California with her parents and her brother Jeb so her father can establish his medical practice, but when the great fire of 1850 breaks out, she is separated from her family and her adventures begin. 179 pp
Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket (small address sticker from previous owner, but overall an exceptionally good copy.)