Great River: The Rio Grande in North American History.
Place Published: New York
Publisher: Holt, Rhinehart and Winston
Date Published: 1977
Description: Inscribed by the author and includes a typed letter. 1019 pages, thick 8vo, black boards, edge-worn dust wrapper. New York: Holt, Rhinehart and Winston, (1977). One volume reprint. corner, a very good copy(+) in a very good(-) dust wrapper.
Comments: Inscribed by Paul Horgan to Howard Kissel, dated 1979. Includes a signed, typed letter on Wesleyan University stationary. The letter reads: "Dear Howard Kissell, to thank you warmly for such good talk over lunch the other day. I was much gratified that you already had had extensive knowledge of my work. I send with this a copy of my Rio Grande history. It was published in 1954 and has never been out of print (though the two volume paperback has lapsed and is between editions); but through God knows how many printings, the publishers have never changed that idiotically out of date photograph on the jacket. Please discard. FSG are sending you my Richard novels -- if you read them, the proper order is 1, Things as They Are; 2, Everything to Live for; 3, The Thin Mountain Air. All the best, Yours sincerely, Paul Horgan."Signed: Y
Condition: very good(+)
Book ID: 239624