SIGNED and inscribed, “To_____ With best wishes for a long and busy life” by the late Grant MacEwen. First edition with number line to one. As new, unread, unclipped and not remaindered. Previous owners neat bookplate to the ffep otherwise the interior is clean and unmarked. Corners are sharp and square. Unclipped dustjacket is lightly bumped and rubbed to extremities, spine is sunned. 2.2cm tear to the top of the rear flap, small chip to the head of the spine, 1.5cm tear to the head of the front flap near the spine with some light creasing. Now protected in archival brodart jacket. MacEwan brings western Canadian history alive with short, easy to read sketches. He was one of Alberta’s most remarkable citizens and best historians.