Edition: Book club edition.
Chicago: Sears Readers Club, (1950) dj. Hardcover - Set during the Depression, this is the story of Amanda, an Eastern socialite (although like many families, hers is no longer financially secure) who marries a half-Apache mining engineer and moves with him to the remote and bleak town of Lodestown, Arizona. Both rejecting and rejected by the town, she struggles to cope with a life very different than imagined, and then she finds a map to which promises a rich gold strike - high in the mountains in forbidden territory - and becomes determined to find it. 346 pp.
Condition: Good in good dust jacket (usual toning to the pages, overall edgewear, some biopredation to fold of rear flap of dj)