Climb the Mountains

By: John Muir (1838-1914)

Price: $150.00

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Book Condition: Collectible: Like New

Miniature Book. 2 5/8 x 1 7/8 inches. Unpaginated. [17] pp. Accordion-fold pages, linocut text and illustrations on painted handmade paper; text clean, unmarked. Binding consists of stiff hand-made paper with Sierra-wood panels on covers and spine, printed paper spine label; binding square and tight. SIGNED by Donna Thomas on colophon. SA1019-009. Fine. LIMITED EDITION of 100 copies, this is number 45. 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, and conservationist, and first president of the Sierra Club. He died in Los Angeles in 1914. REFERENCE: Bradbury, 20th-Century U.S. Miniature Books, No. 2157.

Title: Climb the Mountains

Author Name: John Muir (1838-1914)

Categories: Miniature Book,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Santa Cruz, CA, Peter and Donna Thomas: 1995

Binding: Miniature Book

Book Condition: Collectible: Like New

Type: Miniature Book

Seller ID: SA1019-009

Keywords: Climb the Mountains, John Muir, Peter and Donna Thomas, Artist's Book, Fine Press, Limited Edition, Miniature Book