Winter Sunshine

Winter Sunshine #2020

Winter Sunshine This is a pre historical reproduction that was curated for quality Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections introduced by the digiti
  • Title: Winter Sunshine
  • Author: John Burroughs
  • ISBN: 9781434653697
  • Page: 343
  • Format: Paperback
  • This is a pre 1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections introduced by the digitization process Though we have made best efforts the books may have occasional errors that do not impede the reading experience We believe this work is culturally importanThis is a pre 1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections introduced by the digitization process Though we have made best efforts the books may have occasional errors that do not impede the reading experience We believe this work is culturally important and have elected to bring the book back into print as part of our continuing commitment to the preservation of printed works worldwide.
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    The perfect companion for a winter s day People don t read this great native philosopher and naturalist nearly enough He was a contemporary of John Muir, friend to Walt Whitman and rambler of American byways Where we might walk along, see something and have a thought about it if we re a deep thinker we might have two Burroughs continues until he s captured a full skein net of thoughts and impressions and ideas, wriggling and flashing in the sun I m in awe of the freshness and suppleness of his w [...]

    My reading of John Burroughs works continues with his second volume of collected essays, Winter Sunshine 1875 With our warming winters, note that according to Burroughs, Catskills maple sugaring would last into April, whereas this year it was done by the beginning of March For birders and walkers, Burroughs is indeed a kindred spirit He extols the virtues of walking, and laments the failure of most Americans to do so I can t imagine his feelings today Looking forward to the next volume, Birds an [...]

    After reading several John Muir books I must admit I find Borroughs a bit meh and not as interesting there s of a country gentleman s diary over his writing musings about the weather, little anecdotes about traps, shooting and hunting dogs play a large part in his interactions with nature and he s quite prejudiced, which at times is a bit funny read with modern eyes.

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