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By Donald Culross Peattie

An Almanac for Moderns incorporates a brief essay for every day of the 12 months that contemplates a different yet actual element of unbridled nature. in accordance with a assessment in country, 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 ny Times calls this publication “a fantastic and refined notion . . . emerging every now and then to an severe lyric good looks . . . a ebook which the reader will deeply treasure, and to which he'll again and again return.”

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