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Title: THE LIVING MOUNTAIN
`THE FINEST BOOK EVER WRITTEN ON NATURE AND LANDSCAPE IN BRITAIN' GUARDIAN
By: Nan Shepherd, Robert Macfarlane
Format: Paperback

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ISBN 10: 0857861832
ISBN 13: 9780857861832
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Publisher: CANONGATE BOOKS LTD
Pub. date: 18 August, 2011
Edition: Main - Canons Imprint Re-issue
Series: Canons
Pages: 160
Description: Introduced by Robert Macfarlane
Synopsis: In this masterpiece of nature writing, Nan Shepherd describes her journeys into the Cairngorm mountains of Scotland. There she encounters a world that can be breathtakingly beautiful at times and shockingly harsh at others. Her intense, poetic prose explores and records the rocks, rivers, creatures and hidden aspects of this remarkable landscape. Shepherd spent a lifetime in search of the 'essential nature' of the Cairngorms; her quest led her to write this classic meditation on the magnificence of mountains, and on our imaginative relationship with the wild world around us. Composed during the Second World War, the manuscript of The Living Mountain lay untouched for more than thirty years before it was finally published.
Publication: UK
Imprint: Canongate Canons
Returns: Returnable
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