New York: Rinehart & Company, 1947. Douglas W. Gorsline. First edition. Hardcover. 310pp. Octavo [21 cm] Tan cloth with the title stamped in gilt against a green ink stamped background on the backstrip. Very good. There are several very small stains on the covers, and there are two very light stains on the bottom edge of the text block. The spine ends and edges of the covers are bumped. The spine is just a little rolled back, and the cloth at the foot of the spine is browned. Tanned pages. In a very good dust jacket. Age-toned and mildly rubbed and creased. There is fading to the spine of the jacket and surrounding areas. The edges have 4 small closed tears, and there is a small open tear in the paper at the head of the spine. This tear measures 1/2 of a centimeter wide by 1 centimeter deep. Price-clipped. Item #33364
Thirty-second volume in the 'Rivers of America' series. Illustrated by Douglas W. Gorsline. Fitzgerald C26.