1885 · Boston
Jackson's last work. A novel about a strong, independent single woman (Miss Sophy) in a Colorado town and Zeph Riker. Jackson died before finishing the manuscript but did send what was ready with an outline for the ending, all present here.
BAL 10460; Wright, III, 2903. Publisher red cloth, stamped in black on front cover and gilt on spine. Reverse-printed vine pattern decoration on front cover and extending to spine. Light wear. Spine lightly sunned. One-page of publisher's advertisements at front. (Inventory #: 36577)