New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1921. 1st. Original cloth. First Edition. INSCRIBED "***/with the sincere/good wishes/of/Ansel F. Hall/Yosemite Valley/July 21, 1923." Small 8vo. (xiii), 347 pp. Frontispiece with tissue guard; photo-illustrated plates; fold-out map of Yosemite National Park. Appendix; Index. Dark green ribbed pictorial cloth in uncommon publisher's illustrated dustjacket. Light spotting to page edges else fine in good dustjacket (creasing & chips to extremities with some loss to corners & spine head; staining). Item #18023
A selection of articles about Yosemite by notable authors including Ralph Kuykendall,A.L. Kroeber, Stephen T. Mather, W.B. Lewis, Andrew C. Lawson, Joseph Grinnell, Arthur C. Pillsbury and others. Much on Native Americans; geology; birds, mammals & reptiles; motoring; photography; trees;flora; camping; mountaineering and much more.