Riders of the Flood

By: Blackhurst, W.E.

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The second printing of this title (the first by Vantage Press in 1954), telling the story of a playboy who, after being sent into the woods to work with a group of rough-and-ready lumbermen, learns to be a man. The book is "based on a great lumbering operation that took place in West Virginia between 1884 and 1900." Beige cloth w/brown spine lettering, 199 pages, illustrated w/7 photographs authentic to the period. Mild slant, foxed top edge, internally tight and clean, in lightly edgeworn dust jacket w/light rubbing, a hint of sunning to spine. Jacket in protective mylar sleeve. (C/BT)

Title: Riders of the Flood

Author Name: Blackhurst, W.E.

Categories: Fiction (hardcover),

Edition: 1st McClain edition

Publisher: Parsons, McClain Printing Company: 1968

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Size: Octavo -- from 7.75" to 9.75" Tall

Seller ID: 014417

Keywords: W.E. BLACKHURST, LUMBER, LUMBERING, LUMBERMEN, LOGGING, LOGGERS, WEST VIRGINIA, GREENBRIER RIVER, AMERICANA, WOODSMEN