New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, , 1977.
1st Edition. Hardcover. Signed by Author. McPhee, John. COMING INTO THE COUNTRY. Significant Presentation Copy. New York: Farrar Straus & Giroux, (1977). First Edition of John McPhee's classic of non-fiction writing, an account of Alaska and Alaskans, Inscribed by him on the half-title page to his New Yorker editor, Robert Bingham: "for Bob Bingham, (the sextant) who opened the way north and guided me back. All thanks, as always, John". A near fine copy in green cloth, gilt titles to the spine, in a fine, fresh illustrated dustwrapper. 8vo. 438 pp. "It is a reviewers greatest pleasure to ring the gong for a species of masterpiece." Edward Hoagland. The New York Times Book Review. An extraordinary copy.
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