Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc. 1974. First edition. Hardcover. 464pp. Octavo. 1/2 red cloth with orange cloth boards. Publisher's red spray on the bottom edge of the text block. Illustrated. Index. Bibliography. Very good. The spine is slightly cocked, and the extremities are very gently bumped and rubbed. There is a small light stain on the front pastedown. Yellowed pages. The dust jacket is in good condition only. Age-toned, rubbed and creased. The rear panel is mildly soiled. There are numerous small losses from the edges. There are also 4 or 5 closed tears in the edges. The longest closed tear measures 2 inches long. Price-clipped. Item #31639
Stegner's biography of the award winning, novelist, historian, essayist and champion of the West. Colberg #A24.1.a.