Book Condition Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition.
Edition First Edition (Unstated).
Publisher Whittlesey House, New York/London: 1939.
Seller ID 42236X1
Serves as a general handbook to the true deserts of the United States, those that occur in California and Arizona. for it illustrates the conspicuous animals and plants that occupy them, Contains sixty-four full-page illustrations devoted to describing deserts, showing the mountains which cause them, the sand dunes, the desert pavement, and other conditions of the deserts; unsuspected deserts, and the life upon them. Includes an Index.
(Key Words: Deserts, Gayle Pickwell, California, Arizona, United States, Water, Plants, Death Valley, Mohave Desert, Colorado Desert).