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THE BROOK BOOK: A First Acquaintance with the Brook and Its Inhabitants Through the Changing Year by  Mary Rogers Miller - Signed First Edition - 1929 - from johnson rare books & archives (SKU: 74229)

THE BROOK BOOK: A First Acquaintance with the Brook and Its Inhabitants Through the Changing Year

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THE BROOK BOOK: A First Acquaintance with the Brook and Its Inhabitants Through the Changing Year

by Miller, Mary Rogers

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  • hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
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Garden City, New York: Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc, 1929. First Edition. Hardcover. Very good. Signed by the author on the title page. The first of two books written by Mary Farrand Rogers Miller (1868-1971), the American writer, naturalist, and educator. A graduate of Cornell University, she was married to noted landscape architect Wilhelm Tyler Miller, with whom she moved to Los Angeles in 1920. Later in life, after experience hearing loss, Miller became active in deaf education and advocacy. Octavo: 241 p. with 16 half-tones and numerous line engravings. Original green cloth binding, with a half-tone inset on the front panel and dark green titles. Just the faintest hint of foxing to a few prefatory leaves; else very good or better.

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Bookseller
johnson rare books & archives US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
74229
Title
THE BROOK BOOK: A First Acquaintance with the Brook and Its Inhabitants Through the Changing Year
Author
Miller, Mary Rogers
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very good
Quantity-available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc
Place of Publication
Garden City, New York
Date Published
1929
Keywords
Natural History, Nature Writing, Naturalists, Women Writers, Americana
Bookseller catalogs
Natural History;

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