Yosemite and the Sierra Nevada photographs by Ansel Adams selections from the works of John Muir edited by Charlotte E. Mauk. ANSEL EASTON ADAMS, JOHN MUIR.

Yosemite and the Sierra Nevada photographs by Ansel Adams selections from the works of John Muir edited by Charlotte E. Mauk. Boston: Published by Houghton Mifflin Company The Riverside Press Cambridge, [1948]. 25.2x20.3 cm, pp. [1-4: blank] [i-viii] ix-xix [xx-xxii] [1-2] 3-132 [133-134: blank], 64 plates, original gray cloth, front and spine panels stamped in brown. Later printing. A Sierra Nevada classic. Superb photographic interpretation of the Sierra reproducing a number of Adams' now classic images of Yosemite Valley and adjacent High Sierra. The selections from Muir's writings on Yosemite are arranged to provide a record of Muir's exploration of the region and to convey his appreciation of its unique features. Includes a short introduction by Adams and his "A Note on the Photographs," pages 119-130, and a "preface" and a biographical sketch of Muir by Mauk. BAL 14796. Kimes and Kimes 397. Top edge of text block shows some foxing (the plate paper), a very good copy in very good dust jacket with light wear along top and bottom edges. Dust jacket price is $12.00. (#167943).

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