Steep Trails. John Muir.

Steep Trails

Boston & New York: Houghton Mifflin, 1918. Early printing. Thick 8vo. 390, [1] pp. Illustrations, all but three from photographs by Herbert W. Gleason. Index. Publisher's printed price of $3.00 on lower spine. Pale green cloth with white lettering; color plate affixed to front cover; TEG; in uncommon publisher's color illustrated dustjacket. Near fine in good dustjacket (wear to extremities with some chips; 3" x 1" paper loss to spine head, afftecting the title; general spotting). Item #19629

"some of John Muir's best writing is to be found in this book, which begins with an account of the mountain sheep of the Sierra Nevada and ends with an account of the Grand Canon." - dustjacket flap. Includes chapters on Mt. Shasta, Mt. Rainier, Puget Sound, Oregon, Utah, the Nevada desert, the Sierra, Yosemite National Park and the San Gabriel Mountains. (Kimes 351).

Price: $350.00

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