A summer of travel in the High Sierra by Joseph N. LeConte. Preface by Ansel Adams. Introduction and Notes by Shirley Sargent. Ashland: Lewis Osborne, 1972. 21.8x14 cm (octavo), pp. [1-7] 8-144, colophon printed on recto of rear free endpaper, endpaper maps, original gray cloth, front and spine panels stamped in gold. First published edition. Limited to 1000 numbered copies. LeConte's narrative, Journal of a Camping Trip Amongst the Highest of the California Sierra, Summer of 1890, was first issued circa 1943 in a small privately printed mimeographed edition (reportedly about ten copies). A fine copy in nearly fine dust jacket with a touch of foxing to the top edge. (#166088).
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