Enjoyed by millions since its first publication in 1959, The Travels Of Jaimie McPheeters is the lively story of a 13-year-old boy's adventures on a ...Show synopsisEnjoyed by millions since its first publication in 1959, The Travels Of Jaimie McPheeters is the lively story of a 13-year-old boy's adventures on a journey across America in 1849. This million-copy Pulitzer Prize-winning classic details the journey of Jaimie and his father from Kentucky to gold-rush California.Hide synopsis
Description:Fair. Edition: First Giant Cardinal Edition; Cover shows normal...Fair. Edition: First Giant Cardinal Edition; Cover shows normal reader wear, black ink stain on outer page edges last 70 pages. Spine has been torn and mended with tape. Clean inside has no marks, pages yellowed with age.
Description:Fair. Spine is neatly taped. Fast service! Free, automatic 1st...Fair. Spine is neatly taped. Fast service! Free, automatic 1st class upgrade for books under 14 ounces. Free Delivery confirmation. 10 years of Web selling. Satisfaction guaranteed.
Description:Near Fine. No Jacket, As Issued. Book Limited edition. Hard...Near Fine. No Jacket, As Issued. Book Limited edition. Hard bound in full leather with raised bands to spine edge. Decorative gilt to boards and spine edge. Gilt to all page edges. Silk end pages and ribbon bookmark. A very nice copy with only the most minor wear.
Description:1979, limited edition. () Near fine. 478pp. Quarto. Original...1979, limited edition. () Near fine. 478pp. Quarto. Original brown morocco, gilded embossed boards. Spine title in gilt, raised bands to spine with gilt ornaments. All edges gilt. Small chip to lower edge of front board. Endpapers in tangerine moiré silk, former owner's name in ink to first blank. Illustrated double frontis with B / W illustrations in text. A tight copy; finely bound and bright. Limited Franklin edition of Taylor's Pulitzer Prizewinning novel of the American West. Beautifully illustrated and bound.
Description:Very Good in Very Good jacket. Size: 8vo-over 7; Tan cloth with...Very Good in Very Good jacket. Size: 8vo-over 7; Tan cloth with blue zig-zag and black titles. Boards are clean and square with a very light bump to top rear corner. A bit of light foxing along top edges. Upper half of spine slightly bowed. Unmarked pages are clean and crisp with toning from age. Binding straight and tight. Price clipped ust jacket rubbed and edge worn with chipping at hea/tail of spine. Mild darkening at extremities. First edition stated on copyright page. Author photo with bio on rear (no blurbs). Maps in end papers. 544 pages. Handsome copy of this Pulitzer Prize winning novel about the 1849 California gold rush.
Description:Fine in decorated full red-brown leather covered boards with two...Fine in decorated full red-brown leather covered boards with two raised bands on the spine and with gilt text and decorations stamped in the compartments and on the front and rear boards. The end papers are silk there is a matching silk placement ribbon sewn-in at the head of the spine and all edges of the text block are gilt. A Pulitzer Prize winning novel of 1959 and one of the volumes in the Franklin Press' series of books of Pulitzer Prize winners. A fascinating novel of a father and son's cross country trip to the California gold fields in 1849. 478 pages of text with illustrations by Charles Hamrick.
Description:Very Good. Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, 1958. First...Very Good. Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, 1958. First edition. Very good, in very good unclipped jacket. Slight spine lean, a trifle bumped at the lower corners. Light soil at lower corner of text block. The jacket is also excellent-unfaded, with just a little wear at the spine ends and corner tips. There are no ownership or other markings.
Description:Very near fine in tan cloth covered boards with black text on...Very near fine in tan cloth covered boards with black text on the spine and on the front board. An octavo measuring 8 1/4" by 5 1/2" with a prior owner's name and date of "April, 1958" on the first free end page. In a very good+ dust jacket with the price intact on the front flap but with several shallow chips to the upper corners of the spine area and rubbing to the folds. A classic novel of an overland journey to the gold fields of California in 1849. The winner of the 1959 Pulitzer Prize for fiction. 478 pages of text. This has become a difficult title to locate in collectable condition.
Description:Very Good in Very Good jacket. Size: 5 7/8 X 8 1/2; STATED...Very Good in Very Good jacket. Size: 5 7/8 X 8 1/2; STATED FIRST EDITION 1958, Doubleday. USED. NOT AN EXLIBRARY ITEM. VERY GOOD CONDITION/ VERY GOOD UNCLIPPED ORIGINAL DUST JACKET PROTECTED IN A MYLAR WRAP. A story of the 1849 gold rush in California and on wagon trains pushing their way toward the golden west. WINNER OF THE PULITZER PRIZE FOR 1959. Well researched. This material was also adapted as a TV series starring a very young Kurt Russell. Includes bibliography. RARE/SCARCE. Will ship from United States.
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