Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1947. First edition with an attractive dust jacket. Hardcover. SIGNED. 240pp. Octavo [21 cm] Green and blue cloth covered boards. Very good. The extremities are gently rubbed and bumped. The underlying boards are peeking through at the bottom fore edge corners of the covers. There is a tiny stain on the fore edge of the text block. The pages are browned, and have sporadic light foxing. In a very good dust jacket, with age-toning. There is minor soiling on the rear panel. The edges are lightly rubbed, chipped and creased. There are 5 small closed tears in the edges. The two longer closed tears measure 1/2 of an inch long. Item #34000
Colberg A9. Signed, with a brief salutation, by Wallace Stegner on the front flyleaf.