Vintage The Last Whole Earth Catalog, Educational Hippie Guide, Portola Natural Living Tools


The Last Whole Earth Catalog from the early 1970s. The catalog's function is to list items that are: Useful Tools, Relevant to Independent Education, High Quality or Low Cost, and Easily Available by Mail. The catalog is much larger than their normal ones at 447 pages and measures 10.75" x 14.5" tall. See photos for a few sample pages.

Condition is good for age. There is a noticeable crease near the spine on the front cover, corner and edge wear, as well as page edge discoloration, and water staining on the first 100+ pages. All pages very readable. There are no ads, and it states they are part of Portola Institute.


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