A Beginner's Faith in Things Unseen
Boston, Beacon Press, (1995). A memoir by the highly regarded nature writer and John Burroughs Medal winner. Inscribed by the author to Peter Matthiessen, who provided a jacket blurb: "John Hay is one of our very best essayists on the natural world." Fine in a fine dust jacket. Together with Matthiessen's copy of Hay's The Immortal Wilderness [NY: Norton, 1987], which has Matthiessen's markings in about a dozen places, mostly in the preface. Near fine in a near fine dust jacket. [#032479] $250

All books are first printings of first editions or first American editions unless otherwise noted.