Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1913.
First edition of Muir’s autobiography of his youth. Octavo, original illustrated cloth, gilt titles and tooling to the spine and front panel. Frontispiece portrait of Muir with tissue guard, illustrated. Presentation copy, inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper in the year of publication, “John Muir To Carlotta Sawyer with sincere regard Martinez June, 1913.” With the recipient’s bookplate to the pastedown. In near fine condition. Rare signed as Muir passed away only one year after this book’s publication.
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