New York: Outdoor Life/Dutton, 1973.
First edition. One of a deluxe edition of only 12 unnumbered copies for presentation. Inscribed to Tracey Balcom from the author, December 1973. Illustrated. 718 pp. 1 vols. 8vo. One of 12 Copies. Bound in full red bonded leather. Fine in matching slipcase Bruns B71. Item #260906
Bates’ monumental magnum opus, inscribed on the limitation leaf, “My esteemed friend Tracy Balcom — with warm regards from Joe Bates Jr. December 1973”
Distributed one month before the publication of the trade edition.
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