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John Muir: His Life and Letters and Other Writings


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By John Muir,    Edited and Introduced by Terry Gifford

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Published by Baton Wicks, London, and The Mountaineers, Seattle, 1996, 1st in this format, D/w, Fine.  John Muir (1838-1914) was an influential Scottish-American naturalist, author, environmental philosopher, botanist, zoologist, glaciologist and early advocate for the preservation of wilderness in the United States.   This second omnibus of Muir’s work contains the following titles: The Life and Letters of John Muir, Letters Written During a Trip to Scotland, Studies in the Sierra, Essays from ‘Picturesque California’, The Proposed Yosemite National Park, Alaska Days with John Muir, Stickeen, Notes on the Pacific Coast Glaciers, The Cruise of the Corwin, Edward Henry Harriman, John Muir as Others Saw Him.

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