Flamingo / HarperCollins, 1999, Trade Paperback, Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket
Translated from the Spanish by Margaret Sayers Peden. Set in Anglophile Chile and goldrush California during the middle years of the nineteenth century, this magnificent romance tells the story of English foundling Eliza Sommers who grows up in the bustling entrepot of Valparaiso. Eliza is a spirited, sparky and ambitious romantic who becomes embroiled in a forbidden love affair with the charismatic but capricious Joaquin Andieta. When he disappears suddenly for California, and the promise of riches that rumours of gold strikes has brought him, she can but follow after him... 399 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Fiction; Fiction; ISBN: 0002259613. ISBN/EAN: 9780002259613. Inventory No: 230027.