Very Good. NY: Simon & Schuster, 1968. Edition not stated. Appears to be a book club with small indent to rear cover and jacket flap price clipped. Hardcover. 8vo. 302 pgs. B/w plates. Map endpapers. Very good in a very good dust jacket. 4 old newspaper articles about Johnstown laid in at rear causing toning to 4 adjacent pgs. Jacket is toned at edges and edgeworn. Inquire if you need further information.
First Easton Press edition of the Pulitzer Prize-winning historian's first book. Octavo, full gray leather. Although not called for this copy is signed by David McCullough on the title page. In fine condition. "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 Good jacket. pp. 302. First edition. Hardcover in dust jacket. A very good copy in a 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.
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.
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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