Blue Highways: A Journey into America
Place Published: Boston
Publisher: Little, Brown and Company
Date Published: 1983
Edition: First edition
Book Id: 31649
421pp. Octavo [24 cm] Blue paper covered spine and boards. Very good. The extremities are gently bumped and faded. The edges of the text block are foxed. The front free endsheet is slightly abraded and has a small light stain. The rear pastedown is also abraded, and has a 3 inch long piece of tape. The rear free endsheet has a light discolored patch that measures 4 and 1/2 inches long by 1 and 1/4 inch wide. There is a 1 inch long closed tear in the bottom edge of p. 421. In a very good dust jacket. Rubbed, scratched and mildly creased. The spine of the jacket is faded. The edges are a little bit chipped. Price-clipped.
"Least Heat Moon is a witty, generous, sophisticated, and democratic observer. His modesty, his subtle kindly humor, and his uncanny gift for catching good people at good moments make Blue Highways a joy to read."