New York & London: Harper & Bros. 1909. Cherry red cloth, elaborately decorated in silver, with color pictorial only on upper cover. Frontis and plates by Harvey T. Dunn. Small Oregon stationary store ticket on front pastedown, spine slightly cocked, some foxing to endsheets, otherwise a very good, bright copy, in the uncommon pictorial dust jacket (somewhat sunned and lightly chipped, with some early internal repairs. Item #WRCLIT78339
First edition of Beach's third novel, set in the context of competition in the Alaska salmon fishing industry. Filmed twice, first in 1920 under the direction of Frank Lloyd, then in 1930 under the direction of George Archainbaud. SMITH B-388. HANNA 272.