BEAUTY BEFORE COMFORT: A Memoir.
Edition: First printing.
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2003. dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - The author's first book, a memoir of her grandmother, one which captures not only "the irrepressible vitality of a woman born ahead of her time, but also the eccentricities of a small-town, working-class West Virginia family, trying to survive the Great Depression and World War II." SIGNED on the title page. Illustrated with photographs. 187 pp. ISBN: 0-375-401210.
Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket.