Great River: The Rio Grande in North American History (two volume set)
Place Published: New York
Publisher: Rinehart & Company
Date Published: 1954
Edition: First edition
Book Id: 40369
SIGNED. 1020pp. Octavo [24 cm] Black cloth over boards with gilt stamped titles on the spines. Pale blue endpapers. With an illustrated paper covered slipcase. The books are in very good condition, with light surface and edge wear. The slipcase is in good condition, with rubbing.
Winner of the 1955 Bancroft Prize and the 1955 Pulitzer Prize for history. Inscribed by the author on the front free endsheet of volume 1. A signed letter from Paul Horgan to the owner, has been taped to the front pastedown of this volume as well. The original envelope that accompanied the letter has been tucked in.