The Woman at Otowi Crossing
Place Published: Denver
Publisher: Alan Swallow
Date Published: 1966
Edition: First edition, first printing, first binding
Book Id: 41213
SIGNED. 300pp. Octavo [22 cm] Thickly woven light gray tweed cloth covered boards with a gilt stamped title on the spine. Very good condition. The covers are very slightly cocked. The price-clipped dust jacket is in good plus condition. The edges have numerous short closed tears and small losses. There is a 2 and 1/2" piece of tape on the verso of the jacket. Tanner, A17a.
A novel involving the secret development of the atomic bomb and a cast of contrasting characters, with action taking place in New York City, Washington D.C., the Las Vegas Strip, Yucca Flat, Grand Canyon, Mexico, and the Marshall Islands in the Pacific. Signed by Frank Waters on the front free endsheet. Frank Waters was nominated multiple times for the Nobel Prize, and was awarded seven honorary doctorate degrees from multiple southwestern colleges.