New York: Times Books, 1980. Gary Hincks. Hardcover. 198pp. Large square quarto [31 cm] Black cloth covered boards with a gilt stamped title on the spine, and a blind stamped title on the front cover. Illustrated endsheets. Good. The edges of the spine and covers are gently bumped and rubbed. The front hinge is broken, however the front endsheet is still intact, and not split. The edges of the endsheets are darkened. The dust jacket is in very good condition. Rubbed and scratched. There is a 1 inch closed tear in the bottom edge of the front panel. The edges are lightly creased. The inside flaps are subtly yellowed. Item #28588
From the jacket- "In this uncommon book, Redfern's pioneering photography, his eloquent and absorbing text, the exquisite full color graphics by Gary Hincks, art by renowned nature artist Alan Singer, and the superb historical black-and-white photographs all combine to provide a unique and inspiring interpretation of our world's most magnificent natural marvel."