In Praise of Mountain Lions
Place Published: Albuquerque, NM
Publisher: Sierra Club
Date Published: May, 1984
Edition: First edition
Book Id: 7586
DOUBLE SIGNED. 42pp. Octavo [21.5 cm] Beige and brown printed wrappers. One tiny closed tear to bottom edge of front wrap. Near fine condition.
The booklet was issued by the Albuquerque Sierra Club in an edition of approximately 600 copies as a fundraiser for the chapter. Three essays: "The Mountain Lion in New Mexico" by Carol Cochran", "Let Us Know Praise Mountain Lions" by Edward Abbey" and "Some Words in Behalf of a Predator" by John Nichols, comprise the booklet. The illustrations are by Beth Watkins-Arterburn. The text of the three essays were all delivered at a fundraiser held February 17th, 1984 at the KiMo Theatre in Albuquerque. Signed on the front wrap by Ed Abbey and John Nichols.