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Wild Apples and Other Natural History Essays
Thoreau Henry David
Rossi William John (EDT)
edizioni Univ of Georgia Pr collana Univ of Georgia Pr (Paperback)
This volume of seven essays and a late lecture by Henry David Thoreau makes available important material written both before and after Walden. First appearing in the 1840s through the 1860s, the essays were written during a time of great change in Thoreau's environs, as the Massachusetts of his childhood became increasingly...
The Rarest of the Rare
Wilson Edward O. (INT)
Sloan Mark (PHT)
edizioni Harpercollins collana Harpercollins (Hardcover)
Where do you find Nabokov's butterflies, George Washington's pheasants, and the only stuffed bird remaining from the Lewis and Clark expedition? The vast collections of animals, minerals, and plants at the Harvard Museum of Natural History are among the oldest in the country, dating back to the 1700s. In the words...
edizioni Chelsea Green Pub Co collana Chelsea Green Pub Co (Hardcover)
A biography of the famous New England salt marsh, interweaving science, history, and memoir.Tim Traver's Sippewissett is heir to a rich history of nature writing. Akin to classics like Aldo Leopold's A Sand County Almanac and Annie Dillard's Pilgrim at Tinker Creek, the book forms an eloquent bridge between ecology...