Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1989. First edition. Hardcover. SIGNED. 172pp. Large octavo [23 cm] 1/4 black cloth with black paper covered boards, and a gilt stamped title on the spine. Very good. The bottom fore edge corner of the rear board is dinged. In a very good dust jacket, with general mild rubbing and scratching on the surface. Item #38364
Signed by Rick Bass on the title page. Rick Bass is the author of over twenty books, including nonfiction nature writing, essay collections, short story collections, and novels. Bass studied petroleum geology at Utah State University and began his career as a petroleum geologist in Jackson, Mississippi. In 1987, he moved to the remote Yaak Valley near Troy, Montana, where he has been active in working to protect his adopted home from roads and logging.