The uncorrected proof copy of the first book by the author of The Omnivore's Dilemma, In Defense of Food, The Botany of Desire, and Cooked. Here titled The Idea of a Garden; published as Second Nature: A Gardener's Education. Selected by the American Horticultural Society as one of its 75 Great American Garden Books. This proof is shot from typescript and reproduces holograph page numbers. Mild wrinkling to a couple of pages, apparently in production; fading to spine; near fine in wrappers. The earliest appearance in print of any book-length work by this author whose writings have become instant bestsellers and touchstones for our times. Scarce. Unless otherwise noted, our first editions are first printings. Bookseller Inventory # 029955
Title: The Idea of a Garden [Second Nature]
Publisher: Atlantic Monthly Press
Publication Date: 1991
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition.
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