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San Francisco in the Seventies, The City as Viewed by a Mexican Political Exile.

By: Guillermo Prieto (1818-1897), and Edwin S. Morby (1909-1985), translator.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: San Francisco:, John Henry Nash,: 1938

Seller ID: GG217-040

Condition: Used: Very Good


LIMITED EDITION of 650 copies. 4to. 11 x 8 1/4 inches. [i], (xxiv), (91) pp. Frontispiece, 3 illustrations (including frontispiece), headpieces; text clean, unmarked. Quarter blue cloth, printed paper spine label, marbled paper over boards; binding square and tight, mild shelf wear. Very Good. Guillermo Prieto was a Mexican writer and Liberal politician, and Mexico's national poet during his lifetime. For his Liberal politics he was temporarily exiled from Mexico... View more info

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Climb the Mountains.

By: John Muir (1838-1914).

Price: $50.00

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

Seller ID: HG716-007

Condition: Used: Like New


LIMITED EDITION of 100 copies, this is number 28. Miniature Book. 2 5/8 x 1 7/8 inches. Unpaginated. [17] pp. Accordion book, illustrations and text linocuts on painted handmade paper; text clean, unmarked. Wrappers, Sierra wood cover panels and spine label; binding square and tight, covers bowed. SIGNED by Donna Thomas on colophon. Fine. This little volume contains an excerpt from John Muir's Our National Parks (1901, p. 56). It begins, "Climb the mountains and... View more info

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Song of Creation.

By: John Muir (1838-1914).

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Santa Cruz:, Peter and Donna Thomas,: 1999

Seller ID: BO716-038

Condition: Used: Like New


LIMITED EDITION of 500 copies, this is number 23. Miniature Book. 2 5/8 x 2 1/8 inches. Unpaginated. Color illustrations of Yosemite, with hand-written text photo-reproduced; text clean, unmarked. Accordion book, paper over boards, pictorial paper label on front cover; binding square and tight. Fine. Illustrations and binding by Donna Thomas, handmade paper by Peter Thomas. Illustrations of landmarks in Yosemite, with labels, and a quote from John Muir: "From fo... View more info

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These Waiting Hills: The Santa Monicas.

By: John Russell McCarthy (1889-1973).

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Los Angeles:, Times-Mirror Press,: 1925

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: GY815-252

Condition: Used: Very Good


FIRST EDITION. 8vo. 9 x 6 3/8 inches. 73 pp. Photograph frontispiece with protective tissue guard, title page in decorative border, headpieces; text clean, unmarked. Blind- and gilt-stamped full green cloth boards, printed dust jacket in archival mylar; binding square and tight, offsetting from dust jacket on free end-papers, light shelf wear. Very Good. A collection of prose essays about the Santa Monica Mountains. View more info