First Edition of John McPhee's Giving Good Weight; Inscribed by Him
Giving Good Weight.
Item Number: 2133
New York: Farrar Straus Giroux, 1979.
First edition of this collection of McPhee’s classic essays. Octavo, original cloth. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Inscribed by the author on the title page, “For Len Byrd all best John.” Additionally signed by John McPhee on the title page.
“Replete with the reportorial virtues for which John McPhee is so much respected" (Larry McMurtry, The New York Times Book Review).