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Ebb of the River.

MEARS, Richard C.

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ISBN 10: 0671610325 / ISBN 13: 9780671610326
Published by Wyndham Books, New York, 1980
From Main Street Fine Books & Mss, ABAA (Galena, IL, U.S.A.)

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Small 4to. Green cloth spine and green paper over boards, pictorial dust jacket. 207pp. Near fine/good plus. Jacket a bit edgeworn, with several tiny edge chips, along top; small remainder mark on bottom page edges. A tight, nice first edition of the author's first book -- bearing a huge and bizarre inscription and signature filling the front flyleaf: "To Eleni -- / From a place in the heart -- / From a place in the hills -- / Where there are voices / in trees and in books -- / Where there are sermons / in walls -- / And where all things are / good. (The Berkshires) / Remember, the sun is / always shining. All you / have to do is get rid of / the clouds. / Sincerely / Richard C. Mears / February, 1991.". Bookseller Inventory # 30758

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Title: Ebb of the River.

Publisher: Wyndham Books, New York

Publication Date: 1980

Binding: Hardcover

Dust Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket Included

Edition: 1st Edition

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The author's first novel, a fictional memoir of growing up on the Patuxent River in Maryland.

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