The Lands of the Sun. Mary Austin.

The Lands of the Sun

Hardcover, Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1927. First Edition. Very Good-. Author was one of the first nature writers to write about Southern Califronia and the Southwest. This book is about Southern California, the lands between San Diego and Monterey and was written many years after she first arrived in California in 1888. By the time she wrote this book, Mary Austin believed SoCal had changed permanently for the worst. Previous owner name and stamp on front pastedown. Binding tight. Both ends of spine very gently bumped. Rear board is damaged at the top edge and a bit below with some loss of cloth, possibly caused by a rodent. Page edges slightly age soiled. Text is clean. Ships same or next business day well protected in a box. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 214 pages. [Item #79968]

Price: $45.00

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