East of the Mountains (Signed copy)
Signed by David Guterson
First edition, first printing. Hardback in dustwrapper. 24 × 14.5cm, 279pp.
Signed directly to the title page by David Guterson, with the inscription "American Pastoral, on my way to Ireland, David Guterson".
David Guterson's tale of Dr Ben Givens, who, after becoming ill, leaves his home in Seattle, never intending to return. Ben embarks on a journey past snow-covered mountains to a place of canyons, sagelands and orchards where he intends to commit suicide, but it doesn't all go to plan.
This copy is in very good condition with some age-toning to the pages.