Philadelphia and New York: J.B. Lippincott Company, 1975. First edition. Hardcover. 352pp. Large octavo [23 cm] 1/4 red cloth with black paper covered boards and a silver stamped title on the spine. Illustrated dust jacket. Very good. There are several previous owners' names in pen on the front free endsheet and half title page. The dust jacket is in very good condition. The edges are chipped and creased and have several small closed tears. The longest tear measures 1 and 1/2 inches. Item #23590
From the jacket- "Destroying eyesores is simply another way of creating beauty, and Edward Abbey's dedicated crew are masters of this particular Renaissance." - Richard Bradford, author of Red Sky at Morning.