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Look at America: The Central Northwest by Wallace Stegner; Look Magazine - Hardcover - Early printing - 1947 - from Uncommon Works, IOBA and Biblio.com

Look at America: The Central Northwest

by Wallace Stegner; Look Magazine

Condition: Fine/good +


Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1947. Early printing. Cloth. Fine/good +. Fine early printing in a good+ dust jacket. Green cloth boards with green and yellow stamping on cover and spine. Dust jacket has several tiny closed tears and shelf wear, bottom front corner missing small amount of jacket. Profusely illustrated, including a fold-out map of the region. Early printing 1947 (same as copyright date) as determined from ads for current and forthcoming books. 393 numbered pp., incl. index. Octavo, 5 1/2 x 8 inches tall. From the jacket: "the finest collection of photographs", road maps, appendices, and expert-written text. This volume covers Idaho, Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota, Wyoming, Colorado, Nebraska, Kansas, and Nevada.


  • Bookseller: Uncommon Works, IOBA US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: AME-02
  • Title: Look at America: The Central Northwest
  • Author: Wallace Stegner; Look Magazine
  • Format/binding:Cloth
  • Book condition: Used - Fine
  • Jacket condition: good +
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: Early printing
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Houghton Mifflin
  • Place: Boston
  • Date published: 1947
  • Keywords: travel, maps, geography, Northwest, Central states, united states, guidebook
  • Bookseller catalogs: Geography & Travel;
  • Subjects: TRAVEL / Reference;

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