Pilgrim at Tinker Creek (Annie Dillard) soon to be presented for sale on the outstanding BookLovers of Bath web site!
Published: London: Jonathan Cape, 1975, Hardback in dust wrapper.
Contains: Illustrated endpapers and blanks; Chapter headpieces;
From the cover: With the exacting eye of a naturalist and a poets ear for rhythm and movement, Annie Dillard explores the woods, streams and fields of the lower Shenandoah Valley where she lives, reaching into the darkest corners for the treasures most of us would never find. The universe she sees is at once exquisite and fresh, morbid and grotesque. Her delicate narrative is filled with trees and floods, the spiritual energy of the wind, with countless insects and birds. She stalks muskrats. She watches a mocki…
Introduction by: Richard Adams
Very Good in Very Good Dust Wrapper. Gently faded at the spine of the dust wrapper. Boards a little faded, dye to the top edge more so. Text complete, clean and tight.
Brown boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. [XVI] 271 pages. 8¾” x 5½”.
Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I lure you to view a further assortment that features in my Natural History catalogue?