Thoreau And The Language Of Trees

Author: Richard Higgins
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520294041
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The world as reported here is both Thoreau’s and Higgins’s; a capable and objective reporter in his own right, Higgins traverses the century and a half that nominally separates him from Thoreau with an ease that enables him to convey ...

Thoreau And The Language Of Trees

Author: Richard Higgins
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520967313
Size: 21.55 MB
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In this original book, Richard Higgins explores Thoreau’s deep connections to trees: his keen perception of them, the joy they gave him, the poetry he saw in them, his philosophical view of them, and how they fed his soul.

Henry David Thoreau

Author: Laura Dassow Walls
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022634472X
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Many books have taken up various aspects of Thoreau’s character and achievements, but, as Laura Dassow Walls writes, “Thoreau has never been captured between covers; he was too quixotic, mischievous, many-sided.” Two hundred years ...

Thoreau S Wildflowers

Author: Henry David Thoreau
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300214774
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This volume also presents "Thoreau as Botanist," an essay by Ray Angelo, the leading authority on the flowering plants of Concord.

Natural Life

Author: David Robinson
Publisher: Cornell University Press
ISBN: 9780801443138
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Explains why, 150 years after the publication of Walden, this key work of Henry David Thoreau remains fascinating and important, in an in-depth look at the life of the author and his ideas on personal growth, with special interest paid to ...

Expect Great Things

Author: Kevin Dann
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0399184686
Size: 16.27 MB
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In this groundbreaking work, historian and naturalist Kevin Dann restores Thoreau's esoteric visions and explorations to their rightful place as keystones of the man himself.

Thoreau S Animals

Author: Henry David Thoreau
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300223765
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This volume, like its companion Thoreau's Wildflowers, is arranged by the days of the year, following the progress of the turning seasons.

Thoreaus Sense Of Place

Author: Richard J. Schneider
Publisher: University of Iowa Press
ISBN: 1587293110
Size: 66.26 MB
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The contributors to this stimulating collection address the ways in which Thoreau and his successors attempt to cope with the basic epistemological split between perceiver and place inherent in writing about nature; related discussions ...

Wild Apples

Author: Henry David Thoreau
Publisher: Applewood Books
ISBN: 1557091307
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An essay on the wild apple gives the history of the fruit and discusses its growth, beauty, names and flavor through the seasons