New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, , 1975.
1st Edition. Hardcover. Signed by Author. McPhee, John. PIECES OF THE FRAME. Significant Presentation Copy. New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, (1975). First Edition Inscribed by John McPhee on the verso of the half-title page to his New Yorker editor, Robert Bingham: "Bob - if it were not for old Short Form - some of these pieces might be books in Themselves / snarlingly, appreciatively John". A near fine or better copy of these essays in dark blue cloth, silver titles to the spine, in a fine, fresh illustrated dustwrapper. 8vo. 308 pp. "One always has the sense with McPhee of a man at a pitch of pleasure in his work, a natural at it, finding out on behalf of the rest of us how some portion of the world works. Edward Hoagland, The New York Times. A superb copy.
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