Pilgrimage to Vallombrosa : from Vermont to Italy in the footsteps of George Perkins Marsh (Book, 2008) [WorldCat.org]
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Pilgrimage to Vallombrosa : from Vermont to Italy in the footsteps of George Perkins Marsh

Author: John C Elder
Publisher: Charlottesville : University of Virginia Press, 2008.
Series: Under the sign of nature
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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George Perkins Marsh was a Vermonter, and his diplomatic career took him for some years to Italy. This book follows in Marsh's footsteps along a trajectory running from Vermont to Italy, and fetches  Read more...

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Elder, John C.
Pilgrimage to Vallombrosa.
Charlottesville : University of Virginia Press, 2008
(OCoLC)768080513
Named Person: John Elder; George P Marsh; John Elder; George P Marsh; George Perkins Marsh
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: John C Elder
ISBN: 9780813925769 0813925762 9780813927169 0813927161
OCLC Number: 717295740
Description: xv, 282 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Marrying the map --
Headwaters --
Compatriots --
Saint Beech --
After olive picking --
Hunter in the sky --
Gifts of prophecy --
The broken sheepfold --
Mowing --
Dust of snow --
Inheriting Mount Tom --
Forever wild again --
Into the wind --
Maggie Brook.
Series Title: Under the sign of nature
Responsibility: John Elder.
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Set aside your Bella Tuscanys and Year in Provences for a different kind of travel book. Pilgrimage to Vallombrosa puts a walking stick in your hand and Marsh's Man and Nature in your knapsack, Read more...

 
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