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Fox at the wood's edge : a biography of Loren Eiseley

Author: Gale E Christianson
Publisher: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, [2000], ©1990.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The biography of archaeologist, literary naturalist, and poet Loren Eiseley. The haunting melancholy that pervades much of Eiseley's work grew out of a loveless childhood in which he spent much time  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Loren C Eiseley; Loren C Eiseley
Material Type: Biography, Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gale E Christianson
ISBN: 0803264100 9780803264106
OCLC Number: 44172947
Notes: "Bison books"--Spine.
Description: viii, 517 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Progenitors --
"A House of Gesture" --
"Some Destiny Not Decided" --
Death of a Salesman --
"The Tearstains of Remembering" --
Les Mauvaises Terres --
Mask --
The Hunters and the Hunted --
Mount Oread --
"A Big, Strapping, Fine Fellow --
Counterplaint of an Antrhopologist --
"The TIme for Confidence and Promises" --
Anatomy of a Journey --
The Greatest Victim of All --
"At Sixes and Sevens" --
The Fifth Horseman --
A Dancer in the Ring --
The Seclar Puritan --
Imago.
Responsibility: Gale E. Christianson.
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"A well-researched, compassionate volume . . . by far the best biography of Eiseley."-Kansas City Star * Kansas City Star * "A literate, well-documented chronicle."-New York Times Book Review * New Read more...

 
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