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THE WATERMEN: SELECTIONS FROM "CHESAPEAKE". by  James A Michener - Signed First Edition - 1979 - from poor mans books and


by Michener, James A

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket

N Y, N Y: Random House. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1979. 1st Edition. Hardcover. 039450660X . B&W Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; First Edition, signed in ink by Michener and Moll at half-title. Tall 8vo, navy cloth, numerous full-page and smaller b/w illustrations. Some sunning at top and bottom edges, small stain along lower edge of lower cover, text tight, price-clipped dust wrapper with minor wear and sunning, few short tears. - see graphic; Signed by Author & Illustrator .


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