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Best Person Rural: Essays of a Sometime Farmer

Noel Perrin - Social Science - 2006 - 175 pages
"In 1963, Noel Perrin, a 35-year-old professor of English at Dartmouth College, bought an 85-acre farm in Thetford Center, Vermont. For the next forty years he spent half his ...
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Last Person Rural: Essays

Noel Perrin - Biography & Autobiography - 1991 - 199 pages
Essays discuss rural life, county fairs, stone walls, acid rain, mulching, barns, ponds, pollution, and progress
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A Reader's Delight

Noel Perrin - Literary Collections - 1988 - 208 pages
One of America's finest essayists writes about 40 literary masterpieces that have been wrongfully forgotten or were ignored in the first place.
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Giving Up the Gun: Japan's Reversion to the Sword, 1543-1879

Noel Perrin - History - 1979 - 122 pages
Lord Hideyoshi, the regent of Japan at the time, took the first step toward the control of firearms. It was a very small step, and it was not taken simply to protect feudal ...
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Making Maple Syrup

Noel Perrin - Cooking - 1983 - 32 pages
Since 1973, Storey's Country Wisdom Bulletins have offered practical, hands-on instructions designed to help readers master dozens of country living skills quickly and easily ...
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Dr. Bowdler's legacy: a history of expurgated books in England and America

Noel Perrin - Literary Criticism - 1969 - 296 pages
Includes chapters on the censorship of the works of William Shakespeare and the Bible.
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