Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1949. First edition. Hardcover. Octavo (6" x 9.5"), green cloth, gilt in dust jacket. 321pp. with index and list of his published works. Map endpapers. Signed by the author on the half-title. Jacket has dampstain which only slightly affects the cloth and has moderate edgewear. Some of the spine title has rubbed off. Good + / fair. Item #14348
The oddball lovable naturalist with a penchant for locusts was known for his charming sayings, an example of which is: "There is nothing under the sun better than to let it shine on you."