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LIMITED EDITION of 40 copies, printed by William M. Cheney, and bound by Bela Blau. Miniature Book. 1 5/8 x 1 3/16 inches. vi, 12,  pp. Half-title, title page printed in red and black, decorative initials in red and black, a few type ornaments in the text; text clean, unmarked. Full red leather, black leather spine label titled in gilt; binding square and tight. Very Good. 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 US Miniature Books, No. 2156; Jones, A Los Angeles Typesticker, No. 67.
Title: Climb the Mountains.
Categories: Miniature Book,
Edition: First Edition, thus
Publisher: Pasadena,, (Karen Dawson and Susan Dawson),: 1966
Book Condition: Collectible: Very Good
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Seller ID: II41615-7
Keywords: John Muir, Climb the Mountains, Karen Dawson, Susan Dawson, William M. Cheney, Bela Blau, Our National Parks, Miniature Book, Fine Printing, Limited Edition