Title Sierra Nevada Big Trees: History of the Exhibitions, 1850-1903.
Book Condition Used: Like New
Publisher Los Angeles: Dawson's Book Shop, 1985
Seller ID EE516-300
LIMITED EDITION of 500 copies. Tall 8vo. 10 7/8 x 7 1/2 inches. (64) pp. Color frontispiece, black-and-white illustrations throughout; text clean, unmarked. Full brown cloth over boards, decorative end-papers, clear plastic dust jacket; binding square and tight. Comes with a letter to Lou Lanzer from Dennis Kruska, 9-4-85, enclosing the book and thanking him for his help in researching it. Fine. Printed by the Castle Press, bound by Bela Blau. A history of the 19th-century explorers, scientists, and entrepreneurs who brought Sierra Nevada sequoias to a world-wide audience through exhibits across the United States and in Britain. WITH: J. M. Hutchings & Co. Pacific Coast Seed Catalogue. (San Francisco: J. M. Hutchings & Co., 1878). Xerox, stapled. 11 x 8 1/2 inches. 9 single-sided pages. Text clean, unmarked. Pages stapled together in top left corner, with a post-it note from Lou Lanzer from Dennis Kruska asking after similar works for research; bent at corners. Very Good.
Sierra Nevada Big Trees History of the Exhibitions 1850-1903, Dennis G Kruska