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Seven Rivers West (SIGNED)

Hoagland, Edward

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ISBN 10: 0671607537 / ISBN 13: 9780671607531
Published by Summit Books, New York, NY, U.S.A., 1986
Condition: Fine Hardcover
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1st Edition/1st Printing. SIGNED (inscribed) by author on title page. DJ has one staple mark on rear fold else fine in mylar cover. $18.95 price on DJ flap. Also includes laid-in the original 1986 reviews from New York Times Book Review and USA Today. Bookseller Inventory # 000642

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Title: Seven Rivers West (SIGNED)

Publisher: Summit Books, New York, NY, U.S.A.

Publication Date: 1986

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition:Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Signed: Signed by Author

Edition: 1st Edition

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In the late 1870s, a small band--including Cecil, who hopes to capture a grizzly bear cub and train it for the vaudeville circuit, Charley; a trapper in search of gold; Sutton; and two Indian women--make their way westward into the American wilderness

From Publishers Weekly:

Hoagland's essays, travel books and novels prove him to be perhaps the finest nature writer in America. His latest novel, an inventive, picaresque romp through the American wilderness around the turn of the century, features the adventures of three charmingly eccentric characters as they make their way from the Dakota plains to the Rockies. They are Cecil, who is in search of a grizzly bear cub to train fora vaudeville act; Charley, a cagey old trapper looking for gold; and Sutton, whose specialized vocation involves jumping from towers into watertubs. On their way they pick up a couple of Indian women and encounter a multitude of wild animals, including bears, wolves, buffalo and moose, not to mention the occasional white man almost equally wild, and finally (or is it a hallucination?) a Bigfoot that makes Cecil forget about catching a bear cub. It's an entertaining tale, rich to bursting with descriptions of wildlife as vivid and authentic as an Audubon painting. First serial rights to Esquire.
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