Pilgrim at Tinker Creek

By: Dillard, Annie

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First printing. Small chip along top corner of front wrapper, bottom corner of front wrapper creased, spine creased, pages lightly toned. 1985 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 271 pp. Her personal narrative highlights one year's exploration on foot in the Virginia region through which Tinker Creek runs.An exhilarating meditation on nature and its seasonsa personal narrative highlighting one year's exploration on foot in the author's own neighborhood in Tinker Creek, Virginia. In the summer, Dillard stalks muskrats in the creek and contemplates wave mechanics; in the fall she watches a monarch butterfly migration and dreams of Arctic caribou. She tries to con a coot; she collects pond water and examines it under a microscope. She unties a snake skin, witnesses a flood, and plays 'King of the Meadow' with a field of grasshoppers.

Title: Pilgrim at Tinker Creek

Author: Dillard, Annie

Categories: Pulitzer Prize Winners, Natural History, Literary & Intellectual,

Edition: 1st Printing

Publisher: New York, Perennial Library / Harper & Row: 1985

ISBN Number: 0060912790

ISBN Number 13: 9780060912796

Binding: Trade Paperback

Book Condition: Good

Seller ID: 2287997

Keywords: BIOGRAPHY NATURE LITERATURE PULITZER PRIZE WINNER NATURAL HISTORY,