Very good in very good dust jacket. Solid copy, inside clean, one corner bumped, spine slightly cocked...dustjacket shows wear w/ rubs, tiny closed tears and wrinkles at spine foot and head and corners. xii, 304 pgs.; illustrated; 6 1/4" x 9 1/2" "From the very heavens themselves we are dominated by the stars of a big and little bear; eternal symbols of the timelessness of the legends of "Ursus". But of all the tales, real and otherwise, of the great bears, none have grasped mean more stronly than those of the awesome grizzly. The flat and final sound of the simple words "grizzly country" fetch an echo from the depths of our most primitive fears. Probably no other big game in North America has captured the imagination of generations of sportsmen more than the grizzly. Like the tiger of India and African lion, the grizzly stands in this country as the symbol of strength, ferocity, danger and nobility. "
Al Barker. Very good in good dust jacket. xii, 304 p.,  leaf of plates: ill. (some col. ); 24 cm. Includes: Illustrations, Plates. Second printing, first trade edition. Forward by Gene Hill. Illustrated by Al Barker. Includes bibliographical references. Brown fabric with gilt design of bear on front, gold bear prints on spine along with title. Clean, tight unmarked copy. Dust jacket shows rubbing wear, and has some chips along the top edge.
Fine in good dust jacket. BOOK TIGHT CLEAN, BRIGHT PAGES, NEAR NEW, DJ WERR RUBBED, UNDER MYLAR. xii, 304 p.,  leaf of plates: ill. (some col. ); 24 cm. Includes: Illustrations, Plates. Includes bibliographical references.
Illustrated by Al Barker. Very Good in Good dust jacket. Light bumping and rubbing on spine extremities and rear board corners. Else binding clean. Faint spotting on page tops. Else pages clean. Light surface rubbing on DJ. Light rubbing on DJ edges, with some tears and small chips. 1/2" chip on bottom edge of front panel.; B&W Illustrations; 304 pages.
Very Good, No Dust Jacket. 8VO, 554+ pgs., B/W Illus, Hardcover. Hardcovers: Brown cloth bindings with bear vignettes on front boards in gold. Title and decoration in gold on spines. Light brown paste-downs and endpapers are clean. Bear stories and anecdotes. The Brown Bear and the Grizzly are huge, wild, and extremely dangerous animals. Illustrated. Nice tight binding. Slipcase: Plain light brown binding is slightly oxidized.
First edition, 1/1000 copies signed by the author, illustrator, and the publisher, Jim Rikhoff. 8vo. xii, 304 pp. Illustrated from line drawings, plates, color frontispiece. Contributors to this anthology of grizzly bear hunting include Annabel, Frank Hibben, Jack O'Connor, Elmer Keith, Hornaday, and Saxton Pope. Very good. Gilt-stamped decorated red bonded leather, publisher's slipcase. (7261)
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