Octavo (23 cm), pp. 293. Sienna boards with brown quarter cloth, gilt lettering on spine, gold publishers ink on top edge. Signed and inscribed by author on dedication page " My good wishes go to --- and ---. A.B. Guthrie Jr. Oct. 17, 1975." Light bumping to spine ends. Pictorial jacket, with $8.95 price, has two small closed tears that have been taped on the inside. The fifth book in the Pulitzer Prize-winning author's so-called "Western sequence," a series that began with the epic Big Sky and ended with book six Fair Land, Fair Land in 1982. Dust jacket present. First Edition.