Vesper Flights by Helen Macdonald

Vesper Flights

Helen Macdonald

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272 pages | first published 2020


Animals don’t exist to teach us things, but that is what they have always done, and most of what they teach us is what we think we know about ourselves.From the internationally acclaimed author of H is for Hawk comes Vesper Flights, a transcendent...
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