Matthiessen, Peter - AT PLAY IN THE FIELDS OF THE LORD
Matthiessen, Peter. AT PLAY IN THE FIELDS OF THE LORD. New York, 1965, Random House, 1965, 1st Am. ed. 374 pp. B&W chapter headings illus. Classic novel by a great American writer, this story of conflict between an Amazon tribe, four fundamentalist missionaries and a soldier of fortune was later made in to a film. Near Fine signed copy. Chipped spine on DJ, new endpapers to repair cracked gutters, VG condition. Signed on title page by Peter Matthiessen, obtained on visit to author's home, The Hamptons, New York in 2010.