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The Floor Of Heaven: A True Tale of the American West and the Yukon Gold Rush

By: Blum, Howard

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Crown Publishers: 2010

Edition: Uncorrected Proof/Advance Reading Copy

Seller ID: 1930


Quarto (28 cm), pp. 493. Bound galley. Color front cover page, protected by clear plastic cover, black plastic back cover. Smudging to bottom of text block and bumping to corners. Includes bibliography and notes on sources. This historical narrative by former New York Times reporter Blum follows the lives of three Klonidke characters. The book was well received, but criticized by some for veering too far from documented history. View more info

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The Cowboy Way: Seasons of a Montana Ranch

By: McCumber, David

Price: $25.00

Publisher: David McCumber: 1998

Seller ID: 20987


Bound galley of typewritten pages xeroxed with corrections. Quarto (28 cm), pp. 596. Plain white wrappers with titling, quarter bound with black cloth. Small closed tear on front and back cover, light soiling. The copy quality of some pages is poor, with a handful illegible. This book would eventually be published by William Morrow in 1999. McCumber would later become a newspaper journalist, but at that time was living and working in Livingston, Montana, as one of the le... View more info

Equinox Life, Love and Falconry in the Great Outdoors

By: O'Brien, Dan [Jim Harrison]

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Lyons & Buford: 1997

Edition: Uncorrected Proof/Advance Reading Copy

Seller ID: 4155


Quarto (28 cm), pp. 245. Unbound typed manuscript of book eventually published as "Equinox: Life, Love and Birds of Prey" in 1997. Comes from the library of author Jim Harrison, who endorsed the book saying, "Dan O’Brien’s 'Equinox' is an improbably beautiful book about the life of a falconer. By comparison, it makes nearly all other sporting books look childishly simple. I can’t recommend it too highly." Smudge on first page, one or more pages of g... View more info