Marquesa
(Stone Harbor), Meadow Run Press, (1995). A fishing guide's account of six weeks he spent in the Marquesa Keys, west of Key West, isolated from civilization, fishing for tarpon and permit, and reflecting on fish, fishing, and the natural world. The first printing: one of 1500 copies. Fine in a fine slipcase, with promotional postcard laid in. With a letter from the publisher dated January 23, 1995, transmitting the book to author Peter Matthiessen on behalf of Cardenas. The book sold out prior to publication; this issue precedes the deluxe edition. [#032273] SOLD

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