First Edition of David McCulloughs National Book Award-Winning Work The Path Between the Seas; Lengthily Inscribed by Him
The Path Between the Seas: The Creation of the Panama Canal, 1870-1914.
Item Number: 47365
New York: Simon and Schuster, 1977.
First edition of the author’s National Book Award–winning epic chronicle of the creation of the Panama Canal. Octavo, original cloth, illustrated with two detailed maps and 80 photographs. Presentation copy, inscribed by the author on the title page, “This first edition is for John Rogers with greetings from David McCullough 2015.” Near fine in a very good price-clipped dust jacket. Jacket painting and design by Wendell Minor. Photograph by Rosalee McCullough.
Winner of the National Book Award for history, the Francis Parkman Prize, the Samuel Eliot Morison Award, and the Cornelius Ryan Award (for the best book of the year on international affairs), The Path Between the Seas is the bestselling epic chronicle of the creation of the Panama Canal.