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John Muir's America by  T.H  Dewitt;Watkins - Signed First Edition - 1976 - from Back of Beyond Books, ABAA and Biblio.com

John Muir's America

by Jones, Dewitt;Watkins, T.H

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


New York, NY: Crown Publishers, Inc.. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1976. First Edition. Hardcover. 0517526387 . Blue buckram boards and color pictorial dust jacket with protective acetate cover. Mylar-wrapped dust jacket is slightly yellowed with age and has been price-clipped. Some light rubbing to edges and corners of boards. Binding is tight and text block is clean. Signed by author and photographer on half title page. A collection of John Muir's drawings with highly readable by text from T. H. Watkins and beautiful color photographs from Dewitt Jones. ; Book; 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall; Signed by Author & Illustrator .


  • Bookseller: Back of Beyond Books, ABAA US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 016080
  • Title: John Muir's America
  • Author: Jones, Dewitt;Watkins, T.H
  • Illustrator:Jones, Dewitt
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • ISBN 10:0517526387
  • ISBN 13:9780517526385
  • Publisher: Crown Publishers, Inc.
  • Place: New York, NY
  • Date published: 1976
  • Keywords: 0517526387, Photography, Art, Drawings
  • Bookseller catalogs: Natural History; Photography; Art;


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