John Burroughs' America: Selections from the Writings of the Naturalist
A rich selection of passages from the authors 25 books includes delightful pieces, written with grace and elegance, about the rewards (and frustrations) of trout fishing; the lives and habits of foxes, chipmunks, hawks, weasels, honeybees, and other creatures; the rhythms of the seasons, and many other topics. Enhanced with 28 charming woodcut illustrations.
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Foreword by JULIAN BURROUGHS
Straight Seeing and Thinking
Spring Natures Door Ajar
Summer Natures Door Wide Open
Autumn Natures Invitation to Rest
Winter Natures Door Closed
Maple Sugar Days
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