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AVAILABLE DIRECT FROM PUBLISHER ONLY
ISBN 13: 978-1-55017-527-1
ISBN 10: 1-55017-527-0
8 x 11
Raincoast Chronicles: Collector's Edition
edited by Howard White
The very first edition of the book that has become a west coast institution - articles, stories, poems, drawings covering every imaginable aspect of northwest history and folklore.
Book DescriptionThe first issue of Raincoast Chronicles, originally published in 1972 as a periodical by the BC Coast Historical Society, is now available as a special collector's item.
Winner of the first Eaton's British Columbia Book Award, this is the innovative institution at the heart of BC regional publishing. Northwest history and folklore, unromanticized, in a unique magazine format, blending reminiscences, articles, drawings, photos. . .
"The best source book available on Canada's west coast."
-Books in Canada
"Utterly absorbing. . . until Raincoast Chronicles came along the fabulous west coast rum-runners and ghost logging camps went unrecalled save in the dimming memories of oldtimers."
"The magazine is a thoroughly professional production in terms of design, layout and graphics, and the quality of the writing is just as impressive."
-Quill and Quire
"Raincoast Chronicles reveals western identity. . . as dense as the undergrowth in the rainforest, and as richly alive."
"Still my favourite magazine"