An Almanac for Moderns (Donald Culross Peattie Library) by Donald Culross Peattie PDF

By Donald Culross Peattie

An Almanac for Moderns encompasses a brief essay for every day of the 12 months that contemplates a different yet authentic element of unbridled nature. in keeping with a evaluation in state, this choice of essays manages to “appeal to the normal lover of nature . . . however the flip of Peattie’s brain is poetic and speculative.” The big apple Times calls this ebook “a tremendous and refined conception . . . emerging from time to time to an excessive lyric good looks . . . a booklet which the reader will deeply treasure, and to which he'll time and again return.”

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