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PETER MATTHIESSEN "The Snow Leopard" RARE SIGNED 1st Edition NATIONAL BOOK AWARD
Viking, 1978. First Edition, First Printing. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine in archival protective cover. Winner of the National Book Award. "When Peter Matthiessen set out with the field biologist George Schaller from Pokhara, in Northwest Nepal,their hope was to reach the Crystal Mountain.a foot journey of 250 miles or more across the Himalaya. n the land of Dolpo, on the Tibetan Plateau". "A true pilgrimmage, a journey of the heart". Although this classic work of nonfiction explores a search for the elusive snow leopard, the search, and Matthiessen's writing, turns it into a Zen-like metaphor for a search for meaning in life itself. SIGNED and inscribed ("Namaste!) on the title page by Peter Matthiessen. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy]
Bookseller: biblioman5 [Cambridge, Massachusetts, US]
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