Songs of the sierras. This book, "Songs of the sierras," by Joaquin Miller, is a replication of a book originally published before 1871. It has been restored by human beings, page by page, so that you may enjoy it in a form as close to the original as possible.Songs of the sierras. This book, "Songs of the sierras," by Joaquin Miller, is a replication of a book originally published before 1871. It has been restored by human beings, page by page, so that you may enjoy it in a form as close to the original as possible.Read Less
Good. 7 1/4" tall,  + 299 pages, decorative green cloth, top edge gilt, with gilt title and gilt vignette of bear on front cover. A good copy only, spine cloth frayed top and bottom, previous owner signature on free endpaper, hinges cracked but secure, newspaper pasted onto front pastedown was removed and leaving remnants, internal binding secure, paper moderately yellowed. "The sunset poet" is penciled under the title.
Good with no dust jacket. Heavy wear and mild sunning to spine, which is nicked at extremes and chipped in the middle, just below author's name. Hinge cracked in front, mesh showing in front endpapers. Moderate soil and edgewear to boards. Faint sparse soil in interior. Binding holding. Book protected with plastic dustcover with scalloped edges.; 16mo 6"-7" tall; 299 pages; Studio kvk brown/gold fictcat.
Good. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. Joaquin Miller is the pen name of Cincinnatus Heine (or Hiner) Miller who was born in Indiana 299 pages-brick color cloth covered boards with a golden bear centered-top edges gilt-a 1 inch circulat stain lower left hand corner.
Illustrated. Very Good. 12 mo. Chicago: Conkey, 1893. Reprint. 12mo. Decorative blue cloth with elaborate design in white, green and gilt to front board, gilt decoration to spine, top edge gilt. Frontispiece illustration of author. Two-color decorated title in art nouveau design. 309 pp. plus 2 pp. advertising. Occasional black and white decorations. Rubbing at edges of boards and along spine, light spotting to page edges. Very good.
Very Good. 1871 First American Edition. Hardcover. Very good, in publisher's decorative cloth ("B" issue binding) worn at top. First U. S. Edition (text varies considerably from London 1871 edition. ). Probably text issue A, but first page of ads has been removed (second page consistent with A issue). BAL 13751.; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings.
Near Fine. First edition. Hardcover in brick colored cloth, spine lettered in gilt and gilt decoration of a bear on front cloth. First state, binding B, Blanck's issue 'A". (2) 4 pp. publisher's ads, 299 pp. (2). A tight, bright example, sjallow fraying to the spine extremities; 1871 dated ownership signature first blank.
Very Good. No Jacket. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. Green cloth with black and gilt decorations. Cloth worn at the outer extremities; hinges and signatures started, foxing to the pages toward boards. Ownership inscription to the half-title page.
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