A Near Fine copy with previous owner name on front flyleaf in a Near Fine, unclipped dust jacket. This volume collects twelve meditative essays on the nature of wildnerness and freedom focusing on Snyder's long-time interest in American Indian lore, Zen philosophy, and wildlife issues. Catalog Espresso. Bookseller Inventory #
Synopsis: The nine captivatingly meditative essays in The Practice of the Wild display the deep understanding and wide erudition of Gary Snyder in the ways of Buddhist belief, wildness, wildlife, and the world. These essays, first published in 1990, stand as the mature centerpiece of Snyder's work and thought, and this profound collection is widely accepted as one of the central texts on wilderness and the interaction of nature and culture.
About the Author: Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Gary Snyder is the author of many volumes of poetry and essays, including Left Out in the Rain, Riprap and Cold Mountain Poems, Mountains and Rivers without End, and The Practice of the Wild. He teaches literature and wilderness thought at the University of California at Davis and lives with his family on the San Juan Ridge in the Sierra foothills.
Title: The Practice of the Wild: Essays.
Publisher: Farrar Straus & Giroux
Publication Date: 1990
Edition: First Printing of the First Edition
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