Articles with keyword "nature writing"

John Ruskin

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John Ruskin Taught Victorian Readers and Travelers the Art of Cultivation

His power of observation gave “eyes” to generations. 

William Byrd II

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William Byrd Was a Colonial-era Surveyor and Satirist

How he helped draw the line between Virginia and North Carolina.

Snow Branch

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Of Stillness and Light

With Henry David Thoreau, winter walks can quickly turn into "frolic gambols."