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This incomperable lande

a book of American nature writing

by Lyon, Thomas J.

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Published by Penguin Books in New York, N.Y., U.S.A .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Nature,
    • Natural history -- United States -- Outdoor books

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesThis incomparable land.
      Statementedited and with a history by Thomas J. Lyon.
      ContributionsLyon, Thomas J. 1937-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQH81 .T355 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 495 p. :
      Number of Pages495
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1882855M
      ISBN 100140144412
      LC Control Number90043648
      OCLC/WorldCa22182332

        And his prose is not deciduous - it never loses its rich foliage. This is from ''This Incomperable Lande: A Book of American Nature Writing,'' . Texts to Be Purchased: Aldo Leopold, A Sand County Almanac with Essays on Conservation from Round River. Thomas , ed. This Incomperable Lande: A Book of American Nature Writing.. Roderick Frazier Nash. The Rights of Nature: A History of Environmental Ethics. Terry Tempest Williams. Refuge: An Unnatural History of Family and Place.

      This Incomperable Lande: A Book of American Nature Writing (Boston: Houghton Mifflin, ). W. Barksdale Maynard, Walden Pond: A History (New York: Oxford University Press, ). Robert Kuhn McGregor, A Wider View of the Universe: Henry Thoreau's .   Books. Today’s Paper | Advertisement. Continue reading the main story His essay "Walking" is included in "This Incomperable Lande: A Book .

      Is This Incomperable Lande just a different selection of epiphanies? Not really or, at least, not merely. It has its own focus and methodology. The editor, Thomas J. Lyon, includes only U.S. nature writers ("this incomperable lande" being America as viewed by the explorer Jean Ribaut in the mids). The first selections are impassioned, amazed. This Incomperable Lande: A Book of American Nature Writing. Course Plan. 3/9: Introduction: Place and specificity in text. (Key quotes, Gerald Kennedy) Case: Woody Guthrie: (If you ain't got the) Do Re Mi (lyrics) (MP3-file) (Other California lyrics) 17/9: Memoirs and fiction: Big Sur: Dreams - Case: Henry Miller & Richard Brautigan.


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Description: xii, pages ; 23 cm: Contents: An American chronology --A taxonomy of nature writing --The American setting --Beginnings --The age of. The Norton Book of Nature Writing. New York: Norton, Lyon, Thomas J., ed. This Incomperable Lande: A Book of American Nature Writing. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, Price, Jenny.

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He is the author of seven books and numerous articles. He currently serves on the Board of. ''This Incomperable Lande - A Book of American Nature Writing'' (Houghton Mifflin, $), edited by Thomas J.

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Incomperable Lande: A Book ofAmericanNature Writing opens with an extended history of nature writing, including a taxonomy, chronology, interpretation of setting, and history of the genre—from its beginnings in the Montaigne essay and White's History ofSelborne. —Thomas J. Lyon editor of This Incomperable Lande: A Book of American Nature Writing.

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