302 pages. Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. Gift inscription on third inside page. DISASTERS. In this remarkable book, the author vividly recreates the chain of events leading up to that terrible moment in Johnstown, Pennsylvania. Includes an Index. (Key Words: History, Natural Disasters, Floods, David McCullough, Johnstown, Pennsylvania, John Fulton, Andrew Carnegie, Civil War, Pennsylvania Railroad, South Fork Dam ).
Fair in Fair jacket. Hardcover. Signed Signed by author but previous owner inscribed gift notice above author's signature. Textblock is light tan and is unmarked. Edges are dust soiled and top edge is red stained as issued. Brown boards are faded and dust soiled. Spine has GILT lettering. Illustrated dust jacket has soil and shelf wear in the usual places with small tears at top. Price has not been clipped. 302 pgs. Includes few photographs and map is illustrated inside boards.
SIGNED ON TITLE PAGE/BOOK BUMPED ON TOP AND BOTTOM OF SPINE jacket. Near Fine. 1. Protected in clear Mylar cover. Bubble wrapped and shipped in a box. We do not stock or sell ex-library or Book Club editions. Mystery.
Very good in very good(-) jacket. Illus. 302pp. 8vo, brown cloth, d.w. New York: Simon & Schuster, (1968). First Edition. Author's first book. The dust wrapper is lightly soiled. On the top and bottom of the spine portion of the wrapper, it is slightly chipped. The cloth has a small area of light soiling on the front cover's bottom right corner, otherwise very good.
Very Good in Very Good jacket. Inscribed by Author(s) pp. 302. First edition. Hardcover in dust jacket. A very good copy in a very good jacket. Preliminary pages are foxed, jacket is stained, closed tear to upper edge. Inscribed by David McCullough on the half-title, rear panel photograph inscribed by his wife Rosalee.
First edition of the Pulitzer Prize-winning historian's first book. Octavo, original brown cloth. Signed by McCullough in a contemporary hand. Tiny address label on the front free endpaper and some rubbing, near fine in a near fine dust jacket with a few small closed tears. "A first rate example of the documentary method....Mr. McCullough is a good writer and painstaking reporter and he has re-created that now almost mythic cataclysm...with the thoroughness the subject demands" (The New Yorker).
Very good in very good dust jacket. Slightest of wear to book and dust jacket with $6.95 price intact; first printing stated; light edge wear and one small closed tear to top front jacket fold; a very nice copy of a rare first edition; o/w VG+/VG+; signed by author on title page
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