DESERT JOURNAL: A Naturalist Reflects on Arid California

Berkeley: University of California Press, 1977. First Edition. Hardcover. Inscribed on the half-title by Elna Bakker, who edited and organized Cowles' journal following his death in 1975. An insighful journey through the deserts of Southern California, which also serves as an introduction to a whole range of biological and environmental principles. Foreword by Robert C. Stebbins. Illustrations by Gerhard Bakker. Photographs by Raymond B. Cowles and Roy Pence. Octavo. Original cloth binding, with orange titles. A near fine copy in near fine dust jacket with some occasional light edgewear. Near fine / Near fine. Item #69804
ISBN: 0520028791

Price: $40.00