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An Almanac for Moderns (Nonpareil Book)

Donald Culross Reattie

An Almanac for Moderns (Nonpareil Book)

by Donald Culross Reattie

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Published by David R. Godine Publisher .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nature / Field Guide Books,
  • Nature,
  • Nature/Ecology,
  • General,
  • Life Sciences - Biology - General,
  • Natural History,
  • Outdoor books

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages403
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8128115M
    ISBN 100879233141
    ISBN 109780879233143
    OCLC/WorldCa6554226

    AN ALMANAC FOR MODERNS. Putnam, N.Y., 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine / Near Fine. Item # A fine and tight hardcover copy in a near fine++ jacket/brodart covered. First Edition. SIGNED BY DONALD PEATTIE on the front free end paper. Illustrated with twelve drawings by Lynd Ward. Jacket has some very light edge wear and a couple of tiny. [This and the following sequels are from Mago Almanac: 13 Month 28 Day Calendar (Book A), Years 1 and 2 (5, 6, 9, 10), MAGO ERA, CE (Mago Books, ).]. We want to get back the 13th Friday. This almanac shows how that is possible. Helen Hye-Sook Hwang. INTRODUCTION. This almanac functions as a handbook for us moderns to enter an archaically new way of understanding .

    One of Peattie's most profound works and perhaps the one that first gained him a reputation is An Almanac for Moderns (). This odd little book contains page-length or less writings for each day of the year. Peattie takes us through an entire year, beginning on the vernal equinox--March 21st--and circling all the way around to that same. Donald Culross Peattie Letter from RJO’s Library RJO’s copy of Donald Culross Peattie’s An Almanac for Moderns (New York, ) includes this T.L.S. dated 31 March from Peattie to Barnet Ruder of New York apologizing for a mixup in presenting the wrong copies of his books to Ruder and to a .

    Most critics believe that her best book is the memoir a day-by-day account of the natural area at The Grove — the woods, wetlands, and original prairie. That became An Almanac for Moderns (), and it launched his career. He wrote: "I learned also the value of knowing some one thing, at last, with a certain degree of thoroughness, be it. What sets apart Donald Culross Peattie's An Almanac for Moderns, first published in , and what makes it such a unique contribution to this canon, is its blend of modern and classical styles.


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Series Title: Nonpareil book, AN ALMANAC FOR MODERNS is a collection of essays on Nature entered journal-fashion, one for each day of the year. Some of the essays are complete on a single page, while others run on for several. Genre/Form: Outdoor books Guidebooks: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Peattie, Donald Culross, Almanac for moderns.

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AN ALMANAC FOR MODERNS. Washington: Limited Editions Club, Asa Cheffetz. Hardcover. Large octavo (/8" x /4") bound in full spring-green linen with a tree stamped in black at the center of the front cover and gilt decorations surrounding it, : Donald Culross PEATTIE.

AN ALMANAC FOR MODERNS, the day-to-day observations and reflections of a sensitive naturalist, was awarded the Gold Medal of the Limited Editions Club. Copy # of numbered copies SIGNED by the artist on the colophon page. An Almanac for Moderns contains a short essay for each day of the year that contemplates a unique but factual aspect of unbridled nature.

According to a review in Nation, this collection of essays manages to appeal to the ordinary lover of nature but the turn of Peattie’s mind is poetic and speculative.”Brand: Trinity University Press.

This erasure is from Donald Culross Peattie’s An Almanac for Moderns, a book of daily essays on the natural world written in the Midwest and published in Moore uses the book as part of a daily erasure practice, erasing the correspondent day and seeking to radically transform Peattie’s meditations, dramatically shifting the topic and focus of the original entries.AN ALMANAC FOR MODERNS" is the day-book of a scientist who is also a poet.

Donald Culross Peattie is the author of scientific works and novels, and was formerly an economic botanist in the.One in a series of reissued books that have been out of print for decades, by one of the most loved naturalists of all time. An Almanac for Moderns contains a short essay for each day of the year that contemplates a unique but factual aspect of unbridled nature.

According to a review in the Nation, this collection of essays manages to “appeal to the ordinary lover of nature but the turn.