New York: Knopf, 1944. Stated First edition. Hardcover. Clean, tight 8vo, 196pp. Dust jacket is poor, but extant, tanned as with most of the WWII era books, and the paper is fragile, in Mylar. Show some open and closed tears (please see photo). Some fading, chipping to edges and shelf wear. Very nice pictorial pastedowns show some light tanning along edges. Price clipped. Gift inscription from "Aunt Mabel" on the 2nd ffe. Very Good / fair. Item #15186
Ten lovely stories of the life of animals in the High Sierra mountains of Nevada and California. Includes lovely engraved illustrations by Henry B. Kane of weasels, Sierra grouse, chickaree, black bears, lizards, coyotes, deer mice, stellar jay, mule deer.