Lot 3 of 263:
Abbey, Edward The Journey Home American West  

Click image to enlarge
Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$360
Estimate:
$400 - $700

Title:
The Journey Home: Some Words in Defense of the American West - 2 copies: one inscribed, other a review copy

Author:
Abbey, Edward

Place:
New York

Publisher:
Dutton

Date:
[1977]

Description:
Illustrations by Jim Stiles. Black and terra-cotta boards, spine lettered in red-gilt, pictorial jackets. First Editions. Two volumes: one inscribed & signed; other is a review copy with: review slip, publisher's newsletter and a typed letter signed by Elliott Graham (of E.P. Dutton) dated April 7, 1977 on Dutton letterhead, regarding this book, all laid in. Abbey's first major non-fiction work since Desert Solitaire, discusses the ever-changing American West, including attitudes on ranchers, dam-builders, mountain lions, etc.

Lot Amendments

Condition:
Slight edge wear overall, one leaning just a bit; about fine in fine jackets.


 
Item number:
179570
Shipping info:
Terms and conditions

CONTRACTS

All accepted bids are contracts and are considered final and non withdrawable.

BUYER'S PREMIUM

A buyer's premium of 20% will be applied to all purchases.

ONLINE BIDDING

The person posting the bids online has to be the person who has registered for the auction.