The Story of My Boyhood and Youth

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HERZBERG Press, 2009 - 318 pages
Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.

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“This sudden plash into pure wilderness – baptism in Nature’s warm heart, how utterly happy it made us! Nature streaming into us, wooingly teaching, preaching her glorious living lessons, … we still ... Read full review

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John Muir (1838-1914) was one of the most influential conservationists and nature writers in American history. Founder of the Sierra Club, and its president until his death, Muir was a spirit so free that all he did to prepare for an expedition was to "throw some tea and bread into an old sack and jump the back fence.

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