My First Summer in the Sierra: Illustrated Edition by John Muir,Scot Miller

By John Muir,Scot Miller

From the photographer who introduced Thoreau's Walden and Cape Cod to existence comes a brand new paintings combining vintage literature with brand-new images. This time, Scot Miller takes at the seminal paintings of John Muir, My First summer time within the Sierra. The booklet info Muir's first prolonged journey to the Sierra Nevada in what's now Yosemite nationwide Park, a panorama that entranced him instantly and had a profound impact on his existence. The towering waterfalls, traditional rock formations, and considerable plant and animal existence helped Muir boost his perspectives of the flora and fauna, perspectives that might ultimately lead him to push for the production of the nationwide parks.

My First summer time within the Sierra is illustrated with Miller's gorgeous pictures, showcasing the dramatic panorama of the excessive Sierra plus John Muir's illustrations from the unique variation and a number of other formerly unpublished illustrations from his 1911 manuscript. The ebook of My First summer season within the Sierra encouraged many to trip there, and this newly illustrated version would certainly motivate many extra.

This publication is being released in collaboration with Yosemite Conservancy and, for every reproduction offered, Scot Miller is creating a donation to Yosemite Conservancy. My First summer season within the Sierra received the nationwide outdoors ebook Award.

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