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Nature tales for winter nights / edited by Nancy Campbell.

Frank, Anne, 1929-1945 (Added Author). Whitman, Walt, 1859-1928 (Added Author). Harjo, Joy. (Added Author). Brontë, Charlotte, 1816-1855 (Added Author). Woolf, Virginia, 1882-1941 (Added Author). Campbell, Nancy, 1978- (Added Author). Jansson, Tove. (Added Author). Darwin, Charles, 1809-1882 (Added Author). Stevenson, Robert Louis, 1850-1894 (Added Author). Gogh, Vincent van, 1853-1890 (Added Author). Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862 (Added Author). Cooper, Susan Fenimore, 1813-1894 (Added Author). Aubert, Alvin. (Added Author). Dee, Tim, 1961- (Added Author). Teale, Edwin Way, 1899-1980 (Added Author). Wordsworth, Dorothy, 1771-1855 (Added Author). Pilley, Dorothy, 1893-1986 (Added Author). Grahame, Kenneth, 1859-1932 (Added Author). Burnett, Elizabeth-Jane. (Added Author). Campbell, Nancy, 1978- (editor.).

Summary:
"A treasure trove of nature tales from across the globe, bringing a little magic and wonder to every winter night"--Back cover.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781783967421
  • Physical Description: xxi, 202 pages ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: London : Elliott & Thompson, 2023.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction by Nancy Campbell -- the wind -- snow mountains everywhere -- cold burns and breaks -- a holly among hollies -- a shadow -- a winter day on the sea-beach -- grace -- a certain blueness about the lips -- the iceberg -- to be done in the parterre, and flower-garden -- notes on a landscape -- the raven and the goose -- when the ravens could speak -- the raven who wanted a wife -- departure of HMS Beagle -- relic of an expedition -- the rainy season -- foraging -- berries -- a harsh winter -- a time to harvest -- the golden bough -- yuletide -- Latin lockdown -- a small bouquet -- davos in winter -- sea storm -- the witch-hazel gatherer -- a letter from the Netherlands -- the message -- if winter comes can spring be far behind? -- into Spain and back again -- books and other rations -- a mountain ramble -- the light -- a murmuration -- on nests -- encounter on the road of Hercules: Alpes Maritimes -- shelter in a snow-drift -- sheep in winter -- the frozen river -- a meteorological journal -- no ordinary snow-storm -- from hedge to hedge -- on snow-water -- a comfortable shelter -- a riddle -- the wild wood -- a meteor shower -- Beygja -bend. Djúpt -deeply.Halda -hold. -- Author biographies -- Bibliography -- Endnotes.
Subject: Winter.
Nature stories.
Ecoliterature.
Genre: Short stories.
Essays.
Poetry.
Folklore.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Paul Smith Library of Southern York County Adults 808.83 NAT Nonfiction (Text) 34318001240429 Adult Area New Checked Out 03/04/2024


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