Boulder, CO: Pruett Publishing Company, 1970. First Edition. Hardcover. 134pp. Octavo [22.5 cm] Light blue cloth spine and boards. Folded map tucked into pocket at the rear. Illustrated with photographs. Very good. Insignificant rubbing to the foot of the spine and the bottom edges of the covers. Very minor spine lean. There is a brief notation on the verso of the rear free endsheet. The text block is beginning to crack at p. 35, and the underlying cords are visible in the inside margins. In a very good dust jacket. Age-toned and mildly abraded. The spine of the dust jacket is darkened. There are multiple small chips and short closed tears in the edges. Item #33816
Baker's biographical account of Bert Loper's life and various river running adventures. Inscribed by Pearl Baker's niece on the half title page.