National Geographic : 1912 Feb
SOUR WESTERN COUNTRY By Authors of Prominence oU0 My First Summer in the Sierra By JOHN MUIR "Mr. Muir spent the summer of 1869 in slow wandering among the Sierra peaks. The notes which he took, and which are reproduced here, give the best impression of the mountains in summer that we have ever seen. Everything is recorded with so much zest that the reader comes to share in the en thusiasm of this lover of nature. The volume is illustrated with a large number of Muir's pencil sketches, and some fine reproductions of photographs."-San Francisco Chronicle. Illustrated. $2.50 net; postage, 18 cents. Mr. MUIR'S OTHER BOOKS: Our National Parks. With illustrations. $1.75 net; postage, 17 cents. Stickeen: The Story of a Dog. 60 cents net; postage, 8 cents. The Spell of the Rockies By ENOS A. MILLS "An uncommonly interesting and graphic description of life in the Rocky mountains. The book comprises the accounts of a series of personal adventures, some of which are thrilling in the extreme, and this, combined with accurate observations on natural history and the vivid description of the scenery, must make a strong appeal to any lover of outdoor life."-Springfield Republican. Illustrated from photographs. $1.75 net; postpaid, $1.92. Mr. MILLS' FORMER BOOK: Wild Life on the Rockies. Illustrated from photographs. $1.75 net; postage, 15 cents. Yosemite Trails By J. SMEATON CHASE "This book will bring to public notice in a very attractive way a region hardly known to any but the most venturesome, that will surely some day become in reality the national park that already it is in name, the superb playground of America, rivalling the Alps in its picturesque features and in climate without rival among the show places of the world." -The Churchman. Illustrated. $2.00 net; postage, 14 cents. ANDY ADAMS Wells Brothers: The Young Cattle The Outlet. Illustrated. $1.50 . Kings. Illustrated. $1.20 net; ATexas Matchmaker. Illustrated. postage, 11 cents. $1.50. Reed Anthony, Cowman. With The LogofaCowboy. Illustrated. frontispiece. $1.50. $1.50. Cattle Brands. $1.50. MARY AUSTIN The Flock. Illustrated. $2.00 net; postage, 18 The Basket Woman. $1.50 . cents. The Land of Little Rain. California Sketches. I1 Isidro. Illustrated. $1.50. lustrated. $2.00 net; postage, 24 cents. Sendfor IllustratedPortraitCatalogue 4-K Park St., HOUGHTON MIFFLIN COMPANY, Boston "Mention the Geographic-It identifies you."