New York. Knopf. 1955. First edition. A near fine book in a very good dust jacket. Price clipped. Some wear at the extremities and light chipping to the front panel, but bold, bright colors on the dust jacket. Edited by Wallace Stegner who has written a chapter. The book, with contributions from several notable naturalists, was written when the federal government sought to dam the Green and Yampa Rivers near Dinosaur National Monument in Utah. The dam was never built.
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Franklin Center, PA: Franklin Library, 1976. Hardcover. First edition. Fine without dust jacket as Issued. Handsome, dark green leather binding with gilt decoration and edging. This is the true first edition. Winner of the National Book Award. Laid into the book is a pamphlet by the publisher about the book and Stegner.
New York. Scribners, 1980. Hardcover. First edition. Near fine in a near fine dust jacket. Price clipped. Minor wear at the head and foot of the jacket spine. A review copy with a review slip and photograph of the author laid into the book. The author's first novel, written when he went by the name of Lawence Watson. Signed by the author on the title page.