Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1971. First edition. Hardcover. 569pp. Octavo [21.5 cm] Light green cloth with gilt stamped titles on the front board and backstrip, and an embossed oval wreath design on the front board. Top and bottom edges trimmed. Green endpapers. The covers are cocked, and the surface of the backstrip is a bit indented. There is a previous owner's name, along with the date "1971," on the front free endpaper. In a dust jacket, with periodic small chips in the edges. Colberg A22.1.a. Good + / very good. Item #55712
Winner of the 1972 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction. Wallace Stegner described 'Angle of Repose' as "a novel about Time, as much as anything--about people who live through time, who believe in both a past and a future."