Our National Parks
Houghton Mifflin Company, 1929
Originally published in 1901 and an important work on conservation and the establishment of national parks in the United States. This copy a later edition with 1929 copyright date.
Hardback – publisher’s decorated cloth and gilt titles. , 382pp, b/w frontispiece, map plate, 10 b/w plates (12 plates in total). 8 x 5.5 inches approx. (206mm x 140mm).
Cloth lightly rubbed and worn to extremities; a touch knocked to spine ends and corner tips; spine dulled; speckled and marked to front board with some light fading. Pages generally clean throughout but showing blotchy foxing on pages adjacent to plates; edges of page-block tanned and spotted; impression of paper-clip to top edge margin of frontispiece/title-page and adjacent pages.
Nonetheless, showing age related wear but remains an attractive copy.