New York: Dutton, (1979). First edition. His travels in the U.S. and beyond. "Edward Abbey brings his bright idiosyncratic vision -- his own philosophy and humor -- to every place he visits. His explorations throughout the world emphasize man's need for a direct connection with nature" -- from the dust jacket flap. Near fine with mild discoloration to spine which shows few light creases at top; in bright near fine dust jacket with light creasing to head of spine but otherwise only minor wear. Increasingly scarce, especially in nice condition.