Houghton Mifflin, 1939, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Near Fine Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: Fine, First Edition
Federal Writers Project. Death Valley, A Guide, Boston: Houghton Mifflin/Riverside, 1939. Octavo, first edition, pp. xv, 75, gravure plates, large folding map attached at rear endpages, red cloth boards with blue lettering and rules stamped to the spine and front. Part of the American Guide Series created by the Works Progress Administration during the Depression to give work to unemployed writers and photographers. Condition of this book: Near fine with light edge wear and minor bumps at lower fore corners. Jacket is exceptional with faint wear at extremities. Map fine. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Travel & Places; United States; 1930s; Antiquarian & Rare. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 53901.