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Look at America: The Central Northwest by Wallace Stegner; Look Magazine - Hardcover - Early printing - 1947 - from Uncommon Works, IOBA, ABAA, ILAB (SKU: AME-02)

Look at America: The Central Northwest

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Look at America: The Central Northwest

by Wallace Stegner; Look Magazine

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  • fine
  • hardcover
Condition
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Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1947. Early printing. Hardcover. 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.

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

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Uncommon Works, IOBA, ABAA, ILAB

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About Uncommon Works, IOBA, ABAA, ILAB

Member, ABAA, ILAB, IOBA. Not your ordinary book store! Uncommon Works specializes in rare, odd, unique, and handmade books, with a focus on Mexico, Latin America, Native America, and the Spanish Conquest. You'll find rare, first editions and first or early printings. You'll even find a few first printings of living authors for sale. We provide services and referrals for book mending, repair, restoration, and binding.We also offer archival storage solutions for your books, photos, or family historical print items.

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jacket
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octavo
Another of the terms referring to page or book size, octavo refers to a standard printer's sheet folded four times, producing...[more]
shelf wear
Shelf wear (shelfwear) describes damage caused over time to a book by placing and removing a book from a shelf. This damage is...[more]
Cloth
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spine
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fine
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