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  • YOUNG MEN & FIRE. by MacLean, Norman.
    MacLean, Norman.
    YOUNG MEN & FIRE.

    Edition: 3rd printing.

    Chicago: University of Chicago Press, (1992.) dj. Hardcover - The story of the August 5, 1949 fire in Mann Gulch, Montana, which left 12 smoke-jumpers dead within hours after they leaped from the plane. Maclean, the author of "A River Runs Through It," was obsessed by this fire and spent years researching. Published posthumously. Illustrated with photographs. Publisher's note, viii, 301 pp. Map endpapers. ISBN: 0-226-500616.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket.

    Book ID: 74739
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  • YOUNG MEN & FIRE. by MacLean, Norman.
    MacLean, Norman.
    YOUNG MEN & FIRE.

    Edition: 2nd printing.

    Chicago: University of Chicago Press, (1992.) dj. Hardcover - The story of the August 5, 1949 fire in Mann Gulch, Montana, which left 12 smoke-jumpers dead within hours after they leaped from the plane. Maclean, the author of "A River Runs Through It," was obsessed by this fire and spent years researching. Published posthumously. Illustrated with photographs. Publisher's note, viii, 301 pp. Map endpapers. ISBN: 0-226-500616.

    Condition: Fine in near fine dust jacket (price-clipped)

    Book ID: 71145
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  • BABE IN PARADISE: Fiction. by Silver, Marisa.
    Silver, Marisa.
    BABE IN PARADISE: Fiction.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Norton, (2001) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Author's first book, a collection of nine linked stories, set in a Los Angeles of "seismic geologic change, of racial unease, of parched desert landscapes littered with the detritus of urban ambition." A New York Times Notable Book, and a Los Angeles Times 'Best Book of the Year.' SIGNED on the title page. 233 pp. ISBN: 0-393020037.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 64152
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  • BACK ON THE FIRE: Essays. by Snyder, Gary.
    Snyder, Gary.
    BACK ON THE FIRE: Essays.

    Edition: First printing.

    Emeryville, CA: Shoemaker & Hoard, (2007) dj. Hardcover first edition - A collection of essays by this noted poet on "a wide range of topics, from explorations of southwestern European Paleolithic cave art to his own personal poetic history with haiku; from reminiscences of youthful West Coast logging and trail crew days to talks given in Paris and Tokyo on art and archetypes. He honors poets of his generation, like Philip Whalen and Allen Ginsberg, and meditates on art, labor, and the making of families, houses, and homesteads." 167 pp. ISBN: 978-1593761370.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 78963
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