Deep Woods

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Syracuse University Press, 1998 - Literary Collections - 218 pages
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This autobiography of Frank O'Connor, one of the great Irish writers, covers his life, from his birth in a Cork slum in 1903 to his release from imprisonment as a revolutionary in 1923.
 

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Along with Henry David Thoreau, Ralph Waldo Emerson, and John Muir, Burroughs (1837-1921) is one of the giants of American nature writing. Through his essays, he helped shape the resurgence of ... Read full review

Contents

From WakeRobin 1871
1
Birch Browsings
27
The SnowWalkers
61
Autumn Tides
89
A Bed of Boughs
105
A Taste of Maine Birch
134
Spring Jottings
164
In Yakutat
181
The Spell of the Yosemite
206
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Burroughs was the naturalist of the Catskills.

Fleck is Dean of Language, Arts, and Behavioral Sciences at the Community College of Denver.

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