The writings of John Muir. Manuscript edition. Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, MDCCCCXVI-MDCCCCXXIV. Octavo, ten volumes, plates, maps, title pages printed in red and black, publisher's three-quarter brown crushed morocco and burgundy cloth, spine panels lettered and decorated in gold, topedge gilt, other edges untrimmed, marbled endpapers, red ribbon markers. First edition. Number 88 of 750 sets, this one in a three-quarter morocco deluxe binding. Includes a page of Muir's handwritten manuscript for his THE MOUNTAINS OF CALIFORNIA (1894). Plates are in deluxe states. BAL 14776. Mild scuff to volume two, a fine set. Lovely condition. (#168496).
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