The Shenandoah [Rivers of America]
New York: Farrar & Rinehart, 1945. Illustrated by Frederick Faubes. Second Printing. Hardcover with Dust Jacket.
Blue cloth covered boards with gilt spine title in dark blue band. Decorated endpages; 8.25 inches tall; 374 pages with an index. Illustrated by Federick Faubes.
The bindings are tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate shelf handling wear. The Dust Jacket is price-clipped and is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. The jacket has a mild sunfade on the spine and light edge and corner wear.
Very Good / Very Good. Item #16917
A readable history of the river covering the geology, sociology and history.
The Rivers of America Series is a landmark series of books on American rivers, for the most part written by literary figures rather than historians. The series spanned three publishers and thirty-seven years.