Siebert, Diane (illustrated by David Frampton)
RHYOLITE: The True Story of a Ghost Town.
New York: Clarion Books (Houghton Mifflin), (2003.) Hardcover First Edition
First printing. A rhymed account of the rise and fall of Rhyolite, a town in the Amargosa desert of southwestern Nevada, just outside Death Valley - a town which grew from one gold claim to a town of 10,000 people, then, just 6 years later, was almost deserted In a few more years it became only a ghost town with coyotes roaming the street. Illustrated with woodcuts by David Frampton. Author's historical note at the back. Large format. 32 pp. Fine in fine dust jacket (a new copy.) .ISBN # 0-618096736
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