Nebraska: A Guide To The Cornhusker State

New York: Viking Press, 1939. First edition. Hardcover. Fine / Near Fine. Original blue cloth, lettered in gilt to the front panel and spine. Octavo, xxiii, 424 pp. Compiled and Written by the Federal Writers' Project of the Works Progress Administration for the State of Nebraska. An American Guide Series volume. Illlustrated with 85 photographs and a total of 18 maps, 13 in-text, the Tour Key map to the front endpapers and a large full color folding state map attached on stubs at the rear of the volume with transportation, Lincoln, and Omaha maps to the verso. Author's Loren Eiseley and poet Weldon Kees both contributed to this book. A highly regarded volume in the State Guide Series. The book is very clean, bright and solid. The complete dust jacket shows just the slightest wear at the spine ends. Lovely cover art by Joseph Di Gemma. Scharf & Schoyer, #337; Dykes, #166.

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