New York: Crown Publishers, Inc., 1982. Hiroko cover art; maps. First Edition, 18th Printing. Cloth and boards. SIGNED by the Author on the title page, thick 8vo, beige quarter cloth [buckram] with icey blue lettering on spine over blue boards, archival polyester-protected pictorial dust jacket (unclipped with price of $17.95) depicting a huntress ["Ayla"] standing near a herd of horses with a sabre tooth tiger nearby painted by Hiroko; elaborate map endpapers of Prehistoric Europe during the Ice Age with Mother Goddesses from cave art, [x] + 502 pages. Very Fine / Near Fine. Item #7321
Jean Marie Auel (born 1936) is a bestselling American author who wrote the Earth's Children novels set in prehistoric Europe that touches on the interactions of Cro-Magnon people with Neanderthals.
The VALLEY OF HORSES is the sequel to The Clan of the Cave Bears and second in the Earth's Children series.
SIGNED & in SUPERIOR CONDITION: Tight, bright, square, and very clean copy. Dust jacket (unclipped) is sharp, bright, and clean with very slight wear. No previous owner or remainder marks. Not Ex Library or Book Club.