Touch of Wildness
by Lew Dietz
Down East Books, 1970
220 pages, paperback
Cover is foxed and worn, with creases in the lower front corner. Page ends and inside covers are foxed. Spine is creased. Inscription on the front end page. Text unmarked.
Short personal essays, some that first appeared in Field and Stream magazine, about the people and places of the Maine Woods, along with its wildlife. Dietz writes about harsh Maine winters, hunting, bogs, getting lost, deer trails, Maine guides, and much more. A more traditional approach to wild nature.