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1 HUSER, Verne (ed.). HAIG-BROWN, Roderick McPHEE, John OLSON, Sigurd F. River Reflections : An Anthology.
East Woods Press, Charlotte, N.C., 1984, ISBN:0887420141 
HUSER, Verne (ed.). River Reflections : An Anthology. Charlotte, N.C.: The East Woods Press Inc., (1984). First Printing. Pp [1]-268,(4). Illustrated.8Vo, black cloth, silver lettering to spine. “The power, passion and magic of rivers are revealed in this eclectic collection of writings about North American rivers. The work reflects the historical importance of rivers on this continent during the past 350 years and express the present-day conundrum of our dependence upon and enjoyment of them ... and our needed concernfor their preservation.” - from the dj. Includes writings by Edward Abbey, Tom Brokaw, William Faulkner, John Graves, A.B. Guthrie, Roderick Haig-Bro wn, Edward Hoagland, Washington Irving, Norman Maclean, John McPhee, SigurdF. Olson, Ernie Pyle, Wallace Stegner, John Steinbeck, Mark Twain, Ann Zwi nger and many more. Covers stained, else good in rubbed and torn, unclippeddustjacket. As is. 14.00

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Giving Good Weight.   First Edition in dustjacket, McPHEE, John
2 McPHEE, John Giving Good Weight. First Edition in dustjacket
Farrar, Straus and Giroux, New York, 1979, 
McPHEE, John. Giving Good Weight. New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1979. First Edition. Pp 261. 8vo, cloth. Cassell 1306. One of the five essays :"The Keel of Lake Dickey," (pp.131-177) gives an account of a canoe trip d own the Saint John River in its Maine section. Very good in very good price-clipped dustjacket. 45.00

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3 McPHEE, John Looking for a Ship. card covers
Macfarlane Walter & Ross, 1990, 
McPHEE, John. Looking for a Ship. Tor.: Macfarlane Walter & Ross, (1990). Pp 242. 8vo, card covers. Vg. 10.00

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4 McPHEE, John Looking for a Ship. First Canadian Edition in dustjacket
Macfarlane Walter & Ross, Toronto, 1990, ISBN:0921912090 
McPHEE, John. Looking for a Ship. Toronto: Macfarlane Walter & Ross, (1990). Pp 241. 8vo, blue cloth. "This is an extraordinary tale of life aboard what may be one of the last American merchant ships." - from the dj. Very good in dustjacket. 20.00

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5 McPHEE, John Looking for a Ship. First Edition in dustjacket
Farrar Strauss Giroux, New York, 1990, ISBN:0374190771 
McPHEE, John. Looking for a Ship. New York : Farrar Strauss Giroux, (1990).First Edition. Pp 242. 8vo, blue cloth. A novel of "life aboard what may b e one of the last of America's merchant ships [...] As the crew of the Stella Lykes make their ocean voyage, they tell sea stories of other runs and other ships - tales of disaster, stupidity, greed, generosity, and courage."Very good in dustjacket. 25.00

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6 McPHEE, John Uncommon Carriers. 1st in dj.
Farrar, Straus and Giroux, New York, 2006, ISBN:0374280398 
McPHEE, John. Uncommon Carriers. New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, (2006). First American Printing. Pp. (8),[1]-248. 8vo, black cloth spine with maroon paper covered boards. McPhee's account of his interactions with those of us who are long-haul truckers, ship captains, towboat pilots, and numerous others in the freight transportation industry. Includes McPhee's accountof his time spent at a ship-handling school on a pond in the foothills of the French Alps. Contents: 1. A Fleet of One; 2. The Ships of Port Revel; 3. Tight-Assed River; 4. Five Days on the Concord and Merrimack Riveres; 5. Out in the Sort; 6. Coal Train; 7. A Fleet of One -- II. Vg in unclipped dj. 20.00

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7 MILLER, John and Kirsten McPHEE, John LINDBERG, Anne Morrow MUIR, John Alaska Stories : Tales from the Last Frontier. 1st card covers
MILLER, John and Kirsten (ed.). Alaska Stories : Tales from the Last Frontier. San Francisco : Chronicle Books, (1995). First Printing. Pp 182. 8vo, French wraps. Contents : Michael Doogan's "Introduction"; John McPhee's "TheEncircled River"; V. Swanson's "Journal, 1917"; Alastair Scott's "Tracks A cross Alaska"; Anne Morrow Lindberg's "The King Islanders"; Iraahuruk's "Eskimo Folk Tales"; Larry Gallagher's "The Young Men and the Sea"; William H.Dall's "Alaska and Its Resources"; Dana Stabenow's "Dead in the Water"; Ja ck London's "An Odyssey of the North"; Emily Craig Romig's "A Pioneer Womanin Alaska"; Interviews with Alaskans; Margaret Murie's "Geese"; John Muir' s "In Camp at Glacier Bay"; Robert Coles' "Distances". Fine. 12.00

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8 RYAN, Alan, ed McPHEE, John. KRAKAUER, Jon. LINDBERG, Anne Morrow. Reader's Companion to Alaska.
Harcourt Brace, 1997, ISBN:9780156003681 
RYAN, Alan, ed. The Reader's Companion to Alaska. San Diego, Calif.: Harcourt Brace & Co., (1997). Pp 395. 8vo, illustrated card covers. "The Alaskan frontier is revealed at its most inspiring and unforgiving, through the eyes of its awestruck visitors. An enraptured John Muir first glimpses GlacierBay; Jon Krakauer marvels at the sight of a grizzlys footprints in the sno w; Erma Bombeck comments on the "cruise from hell," and more." Reflections on the journey to, and into, Alaska, by writers John Muir (1879); FrederickSchwatka (1886) Margaret E. Murie (1911); V. Swanson (1917); Anne Morrow L indbergh (1931 & 1935); Ernie Pyle (1937); Constance Helmericks (1941); Dorothy Lawrence Minkler 1941); Berton Roueché (1966); Jean Aspen (1971) John McPhee (1976); Jim Christy (1980); Joe McGinniss (1980); James Ramsey (1983); Libby Riddles & Tim Jones (1985, Iditarod); BarryY Lopez (1986); John Haines (1989); Richard Adams Carey (1989); Charles Kuralt (1990); Fred Hatfield (1990); Tom Kizzia 1991); Tim Cahill (1991); Pierre Berton (1994); Jonathan Waterman (1994); Jon Krakauer (1994); and Kris Capps (1995). Very good.12.50

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