A pioneering work of modern nature writing; a natural history
of the author''s beloved British Isles that inhabits a lush territory somewhere between science and poetry.Book Format: Paperback. Number of Pages: 0268. Publisher: Beacon Press (MA)
In the second decade of the twentieth century, an idea
became all too fashionable among those who feel it is their right to set social trends. Wealthy families took it on as a pet cause, generously bankrolling its research. ...