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University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, 1973. 406 pages (light foxing to the page edges), 8vo, blue cloth with gilt text and black spine label (1/2 inch chip to the surface of the front cover), dust wrapper (edge-worn). University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, (1973). a very good(-) copy in a very good dust wrapper.
Paris: Didot & Meguignon, 1776. Volumes 2 & 3 of a 3 volume set. Lacks volume 1. 3 folding copper plates, 2 botanical and the 3rd a globe of the Atlantic Hemisphere. 528 + 542 pages. 12mo, original 3/4 calf, marbled boards, quite rubbed, internally clean. Paris: P.F. Didot & Meguignon, 1776 & 1780. Second Edition, revised, corrected and augmented. Very good.
London: Kegan Paul, 1879. Frontispiece by Walter Crane. Blue-green silk cloth, pictorially stamped in gilt, brown endpapers: (minor binding wear, inner hinges starting). London: Kegan Paul, 1879. First Edition. Stevenson's first published work. 1881 ownership signature, and two later bookplates, one of them the ex libris of Carroll Atwood Wilson. In a cloth clam-shell case.
New York: McGraw-Hill, 1964. Illustrated in color and b/w throughout. 927 pages. Short thick 4to, navy cloth, d.w. New York: McGraw-Hill, (1964). A very good copy--light staining to outer edges, light spotting to cloth spine, previous owner gift inscription to endpaper; in a good wrapper, edgeworn and sunned.
Halifax: Nova Scotia Museum, 1961. Includes color illustrations by Roger Tory Peterson and John Crosby, as well as b/w line drawings by John H. Dick. 481 pages. 8vo, pictorial tan cloth, d.w. Halifax: Nova Scotia Museum, 1961. A near fine copy with some light foxing to outer edges; in a very good dust wrapper, some minor edgewear to spine and slight foxing to verso.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1950. Introduction by Dody. 81 pages. Slim square folio, black printed boards, spiral-bound with white plastic rings (just a bit of wear to extremes; text pages and plates are clean). Yosemite National Park: Virginia Adams & Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1950. First edition. Dust Wrapper present but in poor condition; heavily worn, torn and taped. The photographs are beautifully printed on glossy Kromekote paper, and are quite clean.