Thoreau's Wildflowers ePub (Adobe DRM) download by Barry Moser

Thoreau's Wildflowers

Yale University Press
Publication date: March 2016
ISBN: 9780300221015
Digital Book format: ePub (Adobe DRM)

Buy ePub

List price:
Our price:

You save: $1.01 (3%)
Some of Henry David Thoreau's most beautiful nature writing was inspired by the flowering trees and plants of Concord. An inveterate year-round rambler and journal keeper, he faithfully recorded, dated, and described his sightings of the floating water lily, the elusive wild azalea, and the late autumn foliage of the scarlet oak. This inviting selection of Thoreau's best flower writings is arranged by day of the year and accompanied by Thoreau's philosophical speculations and his observations of the weather and of other plants and animals. They illuminate the author's spirituality, his belief in nature's correspondence with the human soul, and his sense that anticipation-of spring, of flowers yet to bloom-renews our connection with the earth and with immortality. Thoreau's Wildflowers features more than 200 of the black-and-white drawings originally created by Barry Moser for his first illustrated book, Flowering Plants of Massachusetts. This volume also presents "Thoreau as Botanist," an essay by Ray Angelo, the leading authority on the flowering plants of Concord.
Please sign in to review this product.
Thoreau's Wildflowers ePub (Adobe DRM) can be read on any device that can open ePub (Adobe DRM) files.

File Size:
25781 Kb
Copy From Text:
Other books by Barry Moser
We Were Brothers: A Memoir ePub (Adobe DRM) download by Barry Moser
We Were Brothers: A Memoir
Barry Moser
Algonquin Books, October 2015
ISBN: 9781616204136
Format: ePub
List Price: $16.95 Our price: $12.99
Outside ePub (Adobe DRM) download by Barry
Barry & Lopez Barry Holstun 1945- & Barry Lopez & Barry Moser & James Perrin Warren
Trinity University Press, April 2014
ISBN: 9781595341891
Format: ePub
List Price: $18.99 Our price: $14.99
Shiloh ePub (Adobe DRM) download by Barry Moser
Barry Moser & Phyllis Reynolds Naylor
Atheneum Books for Young Readers, June 2012
ISBN: 9781439132005
Format: ePub
Our price: $7.99
Once Upon a Twice ePub (Adobe DRM) download by Denise Doyen
Once Upon a Twice
Denise Doyen & Barry Moser
Random House Children's Books, October 2011
ISBN: 9780375856129
Format: ePub
List Price: $10.99 Our price: $7.99