Steep Trails, California, Utah, Nevada, Washington, Oregon, The Grand Canon. John Muir, William Frederic Bade, Illustrator.
Steep Trails, California, Utah, Nevada, Washington, Oregon, The Grand Canon
Steep Trails, California, Utah, Nevada, Washington, Oregon, The Grand Canon

Steep Trails, California, Utah, Nevada, Washington, Oregon, The Grand Canon

Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1918.

First Edition. Hardcover. Very good. Large Paper Edition, limited to 380 copies (Kimes 350). 391 pp, indexed, with colored photogravure frontispiece and 16 plates. Original green paper boards with green cloth spine and black leather spine label. Label rubbed and chipped, offsetting to front endpapers, all else very good or better. A posthumously published collection of letters and articles that appeared in limited circulation during Muir's lifetime. Includes much material on Mount Shasta, Utah and the Mormons, Nevada, Washington, and Oregon. One essay describes an ascent of Mount Rainier, and another a trip to the Grand Canyon, which Muir was delighted to find unspoiled despite ease of access by rail.

Item #18191

Price: $300.00