Edge of Taos Desert: An Escape to Reality

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In 1917 Mabel Sterne, patron of the arts and spokeswoman for the New York avant-garde, came to the Southwest seeking a new life. This autobiographical account, long out-of-print, of her first few months in New Mexico is a remarkable description of an Easterner's journey to the American West. It is also a great story of personal and philosophical transformation. The geography of New Mexico and the culture of the Pueblo Indians opened a new world for Mabel. She settled in Taos immediately and lived there the rest of her life. ...

Edge of Taos Desert: An Escape to Reality 1987, University of New Mexico Press

ISBN-13: 9780826309716

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Edge of Taos Desert: An Escape to Reality 1987, University of New Mexico Press

ISBN-13: 9780826309709

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