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" I could return there to live,—so secluded, so remote, so peaceful; such a mingling of the domestic, the pastoral, the sylvan, with the wild and the rugged; such emerald heights, such flowery vales, such blue arms and recesses of the sea, and such a... "
Far and Near - Page 92
by John Burroughs - 1904 - 287 pages
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The Century, Volume 60

1900
...return there to live, so secluded, so remote, so peaceful; such a 582 SUMMER HOLIDAYS IN ALASKAN WATERS. mingling of the domestic, the pastoral, the sylvan,...the spell of thy summer freshness and placidity is upon me still. On the 5th, still under clear, warm skies, we left this rural paradise, and steamed...
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The writings of John Burroughs. [, Volume 11

John Burroughs - 1904
...after. I feel as if I wanted to go back to Kadiak, almost as if I could return there to live,—so secluded, so remote, so peaceful; such a mingling...the 5th, still under clear, warm skies, we left this 92 rural paradise and steamed away to Kukak Bay on the mainland, to pick up the party we had left there...
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Handbook of Alaska: Its Resources, Products, and Attractions

Adolphus Washington Greely - Alaska - 1909 - 280 pages
...vast green solitude stretching away to the west and to the north and to the south! Bewitching Kodiak, the spell of thy summer freshness and placidity is still upon me. CHAPTER XXIII ALASKAN GAME WITH material wealth, easy transportation, and improved fire-arms, civilized...
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John Burroughs and the Place of Nature

James Perrin Warren - Biography & Autobiography - 2010 - 280 pages
...aesthetic homecoming. And he imagines that the same is true for the other members of the expedition: Kadiak, I think, won a place in the hearts of all...thy summer freshness and placidity is still upon me. (HAS 1:86; Writings 13:92) This passage turns upon the many meanings of "place." The first sentence...
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Everett Fishermen

RaeJean Hasenoehrl - History - 2008 - 127 pages
...Also aboard the Bessie B is skipper Jim Kyle of Everett. (Courtesy Jack Rookaird.) "Bewitching Kodiak! The spell of thy summer freshness and placidity is still upon me." These words, written by John Burroughs in the book The Harriman Expedition, ring true tor the fishermen...
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