copyright 1948; Charles Scribner's Sons publishers, New York; hardbound; good condition with very minor stain on inside page; boards have minor edge wear - see pics.
Life in the South after the Civil War,and the choices one woman has to make. Set in Reconstruction days in Northern Florida.
"The 'City of Florida' rollicked in the breeze. The paddles of the side-wheel spanked the sea into a ferment and the ship plunged down the waves, wallowed an instant in the depth and then struggled up to sail over the crest again and down"...