From Fields of Gold by Alexandra Ripley Auth Scarlett 1994 HB DJ Pub. Warner Books Author of Scarlett:The Sequel to Margaret Mitchell's Gone With The Wind. a multimillion copy best-seller, it proved that Ripley re-creates the Old South and its passions better than any other contemporary writer. Young North Carolina farmer Nate Richardson has land, driving ambition, and a secret obsession for a bewitching, devious woman who has become his brother's wife. He arrives at the crumbling Standish plantation determined to obtain the patent for a machine that can deliver his dreams of earning a fortune in the tobacco business. A tour de force, richly historical, exquisitely written, and a celebration of the best that fiction can be. HB with DJ and 467 pages. SKU#jy56DJ: very good/light edge wear/curling, Covers: very good/tiny dings, Pages: near new/owners initials inside in pencil.