New York, The Century Company: 1914 (1912)
Seller ID: 2236
Condition: Very good +
8vo (6" x 8½"). pp. 284. Early printing. An unsigned binding design in textured gold and two shades of gray on dark green cloth. The binding design continues on the spine. With three folding maps of the Yosemite valley, vignette title page, frontispiece and 31 full-page photogravures, featuring the beauty spots of the Yosemite Valley.A travel guide and a call for the defense of the Yosemite valley, which was at the time threatened by development of the Hetch Hetchy Valley, a remote and magnificent corner of the Yosemite Grant, into a reservoir for the city of San Francisco. View More...