Nature and Madness
San Francisco, Sierra Club Books, (1982). Inscribed by the author to Peter [Matthiessen], "In the spirit of the search. With gratitude for your work and for your presence on our Baikal journey." With Matthiessen's markings in the preface and introduction. Remainder mark; near fine in a very good dust jacket. Together with the first printing of the 1998 University of Georgia Press edition, again with Matthiessen's markings in the same introduction (as well as the foreword and preface to this edition). Fine in wrappers. Lastly, together with the University of Georgia Press's edition of Shepard's Thinking Animals, for which Matthiessen provides a cover blurb. Near fine in wrappers. [#032409] $375

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