New York: Simon & Schuster, 1996. First Edition, First Printing. Cloth and boards. SIGNED by the Author on the title page, 8vo, one eigth off-white cloth with gold lettering on spine over beige boards, archival mylar-protected pictorial dust jacket (unclipped; $23 price) with detail from "Into the Sun" by Tom Craig, dark brown endpapers, 412 pages. Very Fine / Very Fine. Item #5355
Ivan Doig (1939 – 2015) was an American author and novelist, widely known for his sixteen fiction and non-fiction books set mostly in his native Montana, celebrating the landscape and people of the post-war American West.
He was a National Book Award finalist and received the Wallace Stegner Award, and.won the Western Literature Association's lifetime Distinguished Achievement award.
BUCKING THE SUN-- his fifth novel--is the story of the Duff family, homesteaders driven from the Montana bottomland to work on the New Deal’s dangerous project of damming the Missouri River.
SIGNED & in SUPERIOR CONDITION internally & externally! Only flaw is the rear endpaper was once folded but is now straightened. No remainder markings. First printing with number line ending in "1."