We’ve got a blank space on our office coffee table and think we’ve found just the item to fill it. O California! takes a look at 19th and early 20th century California landscapes. It also contains observations like this from John Muir of his exploration of the Santa Clara Valley in 1868: “We were new creatures, born again, and truly not until this time were we fairly conscious that we were born at all.” O California! indeed. Get a first edition here.