Under the Mountain Wall: A Chronicle of Two Seasons in the Stone Age

By: Matthiessen, Peter

Price: $30.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Near Fine


Black cloth, lettered in gold foil and green. Soiling along bottom text block edge at corner, slight tanning to bottom corners of fixed endsheets, otherwise as issued. Dust jacket is slightly chipped at heads of joints and a bit rubbed at spine panel heel, tiny bit of chipping along top front edge, $7.50 price intact, now in mylar. xvi,256,xvii-xxxii pp., illus. w/ b&w photographic plates, line drawings. Less common first edition, 1st state as per Lopez, with plates after p. xvi and after p. 160 (none at rear), book club designation on tipped-in replacement contents page (all copies of the first state were sold to the Natural History and Mid-Century Book Clubs, which offered them to members).

Title: Under the Mountain Wall: A Chronicle of Two Seasons in the Stone Age

Author Name: Matthiessen, Peter

Categories: Anthropology, Sociology, Political Science, Exploration/Travel, Geography, Maps/Cartography,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: New York, Viking Press: 1962

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: VG+

Type: Book

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 042003