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LIMITED EDITION of 40 copies, printed by William M. Cheney, and bound by Bela Blau. This little volume contains an excerpt from John Muir's Our National Parks (1901, p. 56). It begins, "Climb the mountains and get their good tidings. Nature's peace will flow into you as sunshine flows into trees." John Muir was a naturalist, explorer, author, conservationist, and first president of the Sierra Club. He died in Los Angeles in 1914. Miniature Book. 1 5/8 x 1 1/4 inches. [ii], vi, (13) pp. Half-title, title page printed in red and black, decorative initials in red and black, a few type ornaments in the text; text clean, unmarked. Full red leather, black leather spine label titled in gilt; binding square and tight. Fine. REFERENCES: Bradbury, 20th-Century U.S. Miniature Books, No. 2156; Jones, A Los Angeles Typesticker, No. 67.
Title: Climb the Mountains.
Categories: Miniature Book,
Publisher: Los Angeles:, Dawson's Book Shop,: 1966
Book Condition: Collectible: Like New
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: CGSZ118-005
Keywords: Climb the Mountains, John Muir, California