The Practice of the Wild
by Gary Snyder
North Point Press, 1990. 2nd printing.
190 pages, paperback
Cover is a little shelf worn. Text unmarked. Spine is cocked, out of square, but has no creases.
First-rate essays on wildness, a sense of place, the ancient forests of the far west, and a host of other subjects bridging the gap between the natural and human realms.