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The Outermost House
Language: en
Pages: 186
Authors: Henry Beston
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-07-25 - Publisher: Pushkin Press

A rediscovered classic of American nature writing: the poetic account of a solitary year observing the wild beauty of Cape Cod With an introduction by Philip Ho
The Outermost House
Language: en
Pages: 222
Authors: Henry Beston
Categories: Birds
Type: BOOK - Published: 1988 - Publisher: Penguin Group

In 1925 Henry Beston traveled to Coast Guard Beach on the Atlantic coast of Cape Cod and set up a cottage where he intended to spend the summer. He ended up spe
Rachel Carson
Language: en
Pages: 300
Type: BOOK - Published: - Publisher: SUNY Press

HighwoodN. P. presents a profile of American biologist and author Rachel Louise Carson (1907-1964) as part of the GirlSite resource. The resource also offers ac
The Best of Beston
Language: en
Pages: 212
Authors: Henry Beston
Categories: Literary Collections
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: David R. Godine Publisher

A collection of writing by naturalist, Henry Beston.
House and Home
Language: en
Pages: 186
Authors: Thomas Barrie
Categories: Architecture
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-03-16 - Publisher: Taylor & Francis

House and home are words routinely used to describe where and how one lives. This book challenges predominant definitions and argues that domesticity fundamenta
The Buoy Projects
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Lorna J. Brunelle
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-03-30 - Publisher: AuthorHouse

Wanda Stairs Howard was many things to many people, but first and foremost, she was a mother, grandmother, and wife. Her daughter Lornas book is an account of h
Gaither's Dictionary of Scientific Quotations
Language: en
Pages: 1793
Authors: Carl C. Gaither
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-01-08 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

Scientists and other keen observers of the natural world sometimes make or write a statement pertaining to scientific activity that is destined to live on beyon
For Love of the World
Language: en
Pages: 274
Authors: Sherman Paul
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 1992-10-01 - Publisher: University of Iowa Press

Along with poets, philosophers, and deep ecologists, nature writers—who may be something of all three—address the world alienation of Western civilization.
1,000 Books to Read Before You Die
Language: en
Pages: 960
Authors: James Mustich
Categories: Reference
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-10-02 - Publisher: Hachette UK

The ultimate book for book lovers: the 1,000 must-read books across genres and eras, each accompanied by a thought-provoking short essay on why the book is so e
Vintage Reading
Language: en
Pages: 243
Authors: Robert Kanigel
Categories: Literary Collections
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998-02-25 - Publisher: Bancroft Press

In this compilation of newspaper columns of the same title, Kanigel offers his reviews of eighty books, thirty-three of which are fiction, the rest nonfiction.