Item Detail

Item Number 5057
Title Desert, The
Author Butcher, Russell D.
Condition VG+/VG+
Publisher the Viking Press
Place Published New York
Date Published 1976
Edition 1st Edition
Binding Hardcover; 1st Printing
Notes 1st edition/1st printing. Book is clean, straight & tight; the lower spine edge is slightly wrinkled and bumped,looks as if it might have gotten damp at one time, as the corresponding interior looks the same. Other than that, the book would be near fine. Dust jacket is price intact, clean, bright & crisp; it has light edge wear at the spine edges and folds and a tiny scuff on the front panel. Superb photographs by the author reveal all the mystery and wonder of the American desert as he explores the geographical orgin of spectacular formations and the means of survival of desert creatures. Book also includes guides to the parks, wildernesses, desert gardens and museums. ; B/W & Color Photography; 11" x 8 1/2"; 128 pages
LoC or ISBN 0670267120
Keyword(s) Russell D. Butcher,Non-fiction,Earth Sciences,Geology,Desert Animals,American Desert,Deserts,Nature,Environment
Category(ies) Animals Insects Birds Reptiles,Anthropology Archaeology Earth Sciences,Gardening Plants Herbs Botany,History Travel Exploration Places
Price $15.65