The transformation of Job a tale of the high Sierras by Frederick Vining Fisher. Elgin, Ill., and Chicago: David C. Cook Publishing Company, . Octavo, pp. [1-5] 6-96, printed in double columns, twelve illustrations, original three-quarter brown cloth and marbled boards, front and spine panels stamped in gold. First edition. A religiously-oriented short novel of the trial and vindication of a young resident of "Gold City," a fictitious mining town in the Sierra foothill region. Much of the story takes place in and adjacent to Yosemite Valley. Pages 89-96 comprise a short story, "The Taking In of Martha Matilda" by Belle Kellogg Towne, which is not set in the Sierra. Currey and Kruska 112. Wright (III) 1871. A very good copy. (#166034).
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