A Thousand-Mile Walk to the Gulf

By: Muir, John

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Book Condition: Very Good


This autobiographical story tells of Muir's early life, from his departure from the University of Wisconsin to his first summer in the Sierra. Kimes states: 'Muir's early writing included in this volume is important in disclosing his nature-oriented philosophy of life and the direction in which it was taking him.'

Green cloth, color pictorial cover label, lettered in white. Bindings are tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate shelf handling wear. Faint rubbing to corners of boards; foxing to edges of textblock; else fine. Previous owner's name inside on front free endpage in pencil.

First Trade Edition. 8vo; 21x13.5 cm (8.25 by 5.25 inches) xxvii, 220 pp. Edited with an Introduction by William Frederic Badè. Illustrated with several plates from photographs, including a frontispiece portrait with tissue guard; map.

Ref: Kimes 340; BAL 14773

Title: A Thousand-Mile Walk to the Gulf

Author Name: Muir, John

Categories: TRAVEL, GEOGRAPHY & EXPLORATION, FLORIDA & the CARIBBEAN, BIOGRAPHY / AUTOBIOGRAPHY / MEMOIR,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1916

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Book

Seller ID: 011695

Keywords: Natural History; Ecology; Conservation,