Muir was a naturalist and activist who wrote over 300 articles and a dozen books. This is a scarce first edition of "Our National Parks" written by John Muir published in 1901. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Our National Parks. He introduces us to: . v. 9-10. Our National Parks John Muir First Edition 1901 for auction. Our National Parks is a guidebook supreme, an exciting introduction to Yosemite and several other magnificent parks by the man who, more than any other person, helped to create them. CALIFORNIA by John Muir (Illustrated Edition) My First Summer in the Sierra, Picturesque California, The Mountains of California, The Yosemite & Our National Parks: Adventure Memoirs, Travel Sketches, Nature Writings and Wilderness Essays . Jacket is price clipped. This deluxe, unabridged reprint Legacy Edition of John Muir's 1901 Our National Parks is a celebration of American outdoors heritage and the legacy that the American national parks system seeks to preserve. If it weren't for John Muir and his writings, we probably would not have Yosemite National Park as we know it today. See all. $0.99; $0.99; Publisher Description. Current slide {CURRENT_SLIDE} of {TOTAL_SLIDES}- Best-selling in Non-Fiction Books . Muir was a Scottish-American naturalist who campaigned extensively for the preservation of America's wilderness lands. The publication of … Book and BroDart protected jacket are very good with light handling. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. John Muir. Best-selling in Non-Fiction Books. Our National Parks - Ebook written by John Muir. The Mountains Of California (Mobi Classics) John Muir. $1.99 . v. 6. Steep Trails. item 4 Our National Parks by John Muir (English) Hardcover Book Free Shipping! First edition, November 1901 printing. Free. Photograph of John Muir displayed at the John Muir House at the John Muir National Historic Site in Martinez, Calif., on Monday, May 9, 2016. In this collection of essays, naturalist John Muir praises the beauty of Yosemite, Sequoia, Yellowstone, and other American national parks. Houghton Mifflin / Riverside Press, Boston (1909). Picturesque California, The Treasures of the Yosemite, Our National Parks…, John Muir: Wilderness Essays, Environmental Studies, Memoirs & Letters (Illustrated Edition), John Muir, Musaicum Books. John Muir's Our National Parks - reissued to encourage, and inspire travelers, campers, and contemporary naturalists - is as profound for readers today as it was in 1901. Our National Parks. $1.72 . My First Summer in the Sierra is illustrated with Miller's stunning photographs, showcasing the dramatic landscape of the High Sierra plus John Muir's illustrations from the original edition and several previously unpublished illustrations from his 1911 manuscript. His letters, essays, and books telling of his adventures in nature, especially in the Sierra Nevada mountains of California, have been read by millions. In this poetic audiobook, hear the words of legendary outdoorsman John Muir's entreaty to the American people imploring them to develop, as he did, a connection to their national parks. John Muir, Scottish-born American naturalist, writer, and advocate of U.S. forest conservation, who was largely responsible for the establishment of Sequoia National Park and Yosemite National Park, which are located in California. Stickeen. Near fine in a near fine price-clipped dust jacket. John Muir was one of the earliest advocates of the national park idea, and its most eloquent spokesman. Copies for Sale. Michael Sainato, Contributor. The mountains of California. Buy online, view images and see past prices for Our National Parks by John Muir First Edition. John Muir: Nature Writings (LOA #92) John Muir. the glacier meadows and wild geysers of … On Assignment For HuffPost . Muir has emerged as perhaps the greatest prophet of an era which finds itself suddenly aware of the urgent need to care for our planet. by John Muir Seller Books Express Published 2018-01-24 Condition New ISBN 9781984152121 Item Price $ Ships well protected. A key founder of the modern conservation movement, John Muir was a champion of the preservation of the unspoiled wilderness and of the careful guardianship of the environment. Our national parks: v.7. $48.75 . 1st Edition. AbeBooks.com: Our National Parks. v. 4-5. Our national parks. Octavo, original cloth, illustrated, gilt titles and tooling to the spine and front panel, frontispiece engraving of the sequoias of Mariposa Grove. $5.74 . Muir, John. Copies for Sale. Muir’s article on Yosemite appeared in the 10th edition … In these works, he sang the praises of parks and other special natural places and called for their protection from commercial exploitation. $7.68 Read with Our ... views that would eventually lead him to push for the creation of the national parks. v. 3. First edition / first printing. v. 8. The life and letters of John Muir. He was also involved in the creation of the Grand Canyon, Kings Canyon, Petrified Forest, and Mt. ... My first summer in the Sierra: v.3. My First Summer in the Sierra. After this fast-paced trip with Muir, past visitors to the parks will want to revisit them with new insights, and those who have never wandered these trails will not rest until they have done so. Gilt illustration of redwoods on cover and gilt lettering on spine. John Muir’s Journal of Explorations of America’s Greatest Natural Treasures . Read "John Muir: Wilderness Essays, Environmental Studies, Memoirs & Letters (Illustrated Edition) Picturesque California, The Treasures of the Yosemite, Our National Parks…" by John Muir available from Rakuten Kobo. The Story of a Dog Copies for Sale. Muir, John. The greatest of these passionate parks advocates was John Muir, "Father of the National Parks." The life and letters of John Muir. Some moisture residue on cover. Doubleday Page and Company, New York (1911). My First Summer In The Sierra. $0.99; $0.99; Publisher Description. This carefully edited collection of John Muir has been designed and formatted to th Take in John Muir’s detailed observations of the sights, scents, sounds, and textures of Yosemite, Yellowstone, and forest reservations of the West. 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