Galapagos : the flow of wildness.
- San Francisco : Sierra Club, 
- Sierra Club exhibit format series ; 19-20.
Sierra Club exhibit format series ; 19-20
2 volumes (170 ; 186 pages) : color illustrations, map ; 36 cm
- Natural history -- Galapagos Islands -- Pictorial works.
Galapagos Islands -- Pictorial works.
Galapagos Islands -- Description and travel.
- Place of Publication:
- United States California San Francisco.
- 1. Discovery / photographs by Eliot Porter ; introduction by Loren Eiseley, with selections from Herman Melville, Charles Darwin, J.R. Slevin, William Beebe, and others ; edited by Kenneth Brower ; foreword by David Brower
2. Prospect / photographs by Eliot Porter ; introduction by J.P. Milton ; text by Eliot Porter and Kenneth Brower ; edited, with a foreword, by Kenneth Brower.
- "Publisher's note: This book is set in Centaur and Arrighi by Mackenzie & Harris, Inc., San Francisco, with assistance from Sun Engraving , 6-10 Kirby Street, London...The book is lithographed on Star Astralux by Garrod & Llofthouse Ltd., London, and double-spread collated and bound in Winterbottom's Art Canvas by Webb Son and Co. Ltd., London. The design is by David Brower"--verso of title page.
Includes bibliographical references (v. 1, page 42; v. 2, page 36).
- Local notes:
- Penn Libraries Rare copy gifted by Dr. Mark B. Adams in 2018.
Penn Libraries Rare copy has dust jackets for each volume; and both are housed in a slipcase.
- Penn Provenance:
- Adams, Mark B., (former owner) (Adams copy)
- Penn Chronology:
- Brower, Kenneth, 1944- editor, author.
Brower, David, 1912-2000, writer of foreword, binding designer.
Milton, John P., writer of introduction.
Eiseley, Loren C., 1907-1977, writer of introduction.
Melville, Herman, 1819-1891, author.
Darwin, Charles, 1809-1882, author.
Sierra Club, publisher.
Garrod & Lofthouse, lithographer.
Mackenzie & Harris, typesetter, printer.
Webb Son and Co., binder.
Mark B. Adams Emergence of Modern Science Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
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