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Green mansions : [the encounter between savage and civilized man]

Author: W H Hudson
Publisher: Waterville, Me. : Thorndike Press, [2004], 1904.
Edition/Format:   book_largeprint : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A failed revolutionary attempt drives the hero of W.H. Hudson's classic novel to seek refuge in the primeval forests of south-western Venezuela. There, in the "green mansions" of the title, Abel encounters the wood-nymph Rima, the last survivor of a mysterious aboriginal race. The love that flowers between them is soon overshadowed by cruelty and sorrow.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: W H Hudson
ISBN: 0786267429 9780786267422
OCLC Number: 55989749
Notes: "Perennial bestseller."
Originally published in 1904 and is now in Public Domain in the United States.
Description: 400 pages (large print) ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Hudson, W.H.

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A failed revolutionary attempt drives the hero of W.H. Hudson's classic novel to seek refuge in the primeval forests of south-western Venezuela. There, in the "green mansions" of the title, Abel encounters the wood-nymph Rima, the last survivor of a mysterious aboriginal race. The love that flowers between them is soon overshadowed by cruelty and sorrow.

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