Item #6863 The Yosemite. John Muir.

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The Yosemite.

New York: The Century Co., 1912. Hardcover. Sm 8vo (8.25 x 5.75”), pictorial black cloth. t.e.g. 3 folding maps: “Yosemite National Park” by George Otis Smith (18” x 18.5”), “Travel-Guide Map of the Yosemite Valley” by Yosemite National Park (14” x 7”), “Travel-Guide Map of the Yosemite National Park” by State of California (10.75” x 8.75”). Frontis., x, 284 pp., b&w plates throughout. CONDITION: Very good, slightly rubbed, scuff mark in lower section of cover illustration, light horizontal crease to back cover, very slight nick (possibly worming) to fore-edge of first few leaves but text unaffected; nice, bright, tight copy.

First edition, first printing. A lovely copy of perhaps the most desirable work by one of the towering figures in the conservation movement.

Item #6863

Price: $900.00

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