Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1908.
Limited Edition. Hardcover. 9" X 6 1/8". 288pp. Autograph Edition, limited to 750 copies, of which this is 534. Signature under frontispiece is a facsimile, not an authentic signature. Blue cloth over boards, with title label to spine. Heavy rubbing and soiling to cloth, with edges and corners rubbed to boards in places. Head of spine worn down. Bumping to corners and indentation to edges around bottom corner of rear board. Sunning and wear to paper label. Previous owners' names to front endpapers, with small Christmas card affixed to front free endpaper by Christmas sticker. 3" tear to bottom edge of front free endpaper and flyleaf near gutter. Tissue guards over frontispiece and plates throughout. Mild foxing to pages. Binding is sound. Pages are clean and unmarked. A still solid copy of this limited autograph edition of the work of naturalist and nature essayist John Burroughs. Good. Item #1444