Daughter of Fortune - Isabel AllendeFlamingo, 1999, Hardback in Dustwrapper..
Condition: Very Good+ — in Very Good+ Dust Wrapper.
From the cover: “Orphaned at birth, Eliza Sommcrs is raised in the British colony of Valparaiso, Chile, by a well-intentioned Victorian spinster, Miss Rose, and her brother Jeremy. Just as she meets and falls in love with the highly unsuitable Joaquin Andieta, a lowly clerk who works for Jeremy, gold is discovered in the hills of northern California. By 1849, Chileans everywhere have fallen prey to feverish dreams of wealth. Joaquin takes off for San Francisco to seek his fortune and Eliza, pregnant with his child, decides to follow him.
Size: 9½" x 6¼"
Number of Pages: 399
Translator: Margaret Sayers Peden
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