New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1998. First Edition. Cloth and boards. Thick 8vo, black quarter cloth with gold lettering on spine over pale green boards, archival mylar-protected photographic dust jacket (unclipped) painted by Thomas Woodruff, xxiv + 612 pages +  Permissions Acknowledgements / A Note on the Type. Very Fine / Very Fine. Item #5129
"This is a book about humankind's place in nature, real and imagined."--blurb
"A broadly rooted yet gorgeously precise narrative that ranges from biblical interpretation to musings on wilderness, agriculture, bacteria, chaos theory, and music... A breathtakingly versatile and sagacious performance."
Dr. Evan Eisenberg, M.D. is a brilliant physician (urologist), scholar, and wide-ranging thinker about the environment and related subjects.
EXCEPTIONAL CONDITION in all respects. No remainder markings.