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MELVIN RICKS' ALASKA BIBLIOGRAPHY by  eds.)  Stephen and Betty - First edition, review copy - 1977 - from First Folio and


by Ricks, Melvin. (Haycox, Stephen and Betty, eds.)

Condition: About fine, foxing spots to the text block edges

Portland, OR, 1977. First edition, review copy. About fine, foxing spots to the text block edges. First edition, review copy. xviii, 270p. Bound in full black pebbled cloth with gilt titles on spine and upper cover. Publisher's review slip laid in.
  • Bookseller: First Folio US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 20592
  • Author: Ricks, Melvin. (Haycox, Stephen and Betty, eds.)
  • Book condition: Used - About fine, foxing spots to the text block edges
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First edition, review copy
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Place: Portland, OR
  • Date published: 1977


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