Goodbye to a River by John Graves (1960) first edition book


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John Graves - Goodbye to a River: A three week trip down down the Brazos River, into which is woven a history of the people who have lived along its banks

New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1960. First edition, first printing. Hardcover. 8vo. 306 pp. Vermillion cloth boards. Illustrations by Russell Waterhouse. Unprepossessing ex-library copy. Stamps on textblock edges, endpapers, title page; scotch tape shadows on covers. Clean text. Dust jacket is in relatively good shape with a bit of sticker damage along lower spine, tape residue on corners of flaps (see photos).

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