Tan cloth with brown titles to spine. Bumps to top corners. Else book is clean, fresh and tight. Dust jacket rubbed with light edge wear. A hint of chipping at extremities. Dust jacket encased in mylar. 89 pages. B/w photographs. Signed by the author under his name on title page. Lopez grew up in Southern California and New York City and attended college in the Midwest before moving to Oregon, where he has lived since 1968. This is his first book. The desert, the spring, the birds, the rattlesnake, the wind. and man, who, according to an Indian tale, comes to the desert like "a boulder coming down the side of a mountain.
ESSAYS NATURAL HISTORY OUTDOORS DESERT NORTHWEST OREGON Oregon/Pacific Northwest