Natural History Classics

A short guide to some classic writing about the environment and our place within it. While we make no claim to be comprehensive, we do hope to offer a diversity of voices and views on the natural world.

 

Arctic Dreams By Barry Lopez Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780375727481
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Published: Vintage - October 2nd, 2001

Assembling California (Annals of the Former World #4) By John McPhee Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780374523930
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - February 1st, 1994

Black Faces, White Spaces: Reimagining the Relationship of African Americans to the Great Outdoors By Carolyn Finney Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9781469614489
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Published: University of North Carolina Press - June 1st, 2014

Black Nature: Four Centuries of African American Nature Poetry By Camille T. Dungy (Editor), Elizabeth Alexander (Contribution by), Alvin Aubert (Contribution by) Cover Image
By Camille T. Dungy (Editor), Elizabeth Alexander (Contribution by), Alvin Aubert (Contribution by)
$32.34
ISBN: 9780820334318
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Published: University of Georgia Press - December 1st, 2009

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Braiding Sweetgrass By Robin Wall Kimmerer Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9781571313560
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Published: Milkweed Editions - August 11th, 2015

The Living Mountain: A Celebration of the Cairngorm Mountains of Scotland (Canons #6) By Nan Shepherd, Robert MacFarlane (Introduction by) Cover Image
By Nan Shepherd, Robert MacFarlane (Introduction by)
$17.00
ISBN: 9780857861832
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Published: Canongate Books - August 18th, 2011

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The Peregrine By J. A. Baker, Robert Macfarlane (Introduction by) Cover Image
By J. A. Baker, Robert Macfarlane (Introduction by)
$16.95
ISBN: 9781590171332
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Published: NYRB Classics - December 31st, 2004

Pilgrim at Tinker Creek By Annie Dillard Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780061233326
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Published: Harper Perennial Modern Classics - September 10th, 2013

The Practice of the Wild By Gary Snyder Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781582436388
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Published: Counterpoint LLC - August 17th, 2010

A Sand County Almanac: And Sketches Here and There By Aldo Leopold, Barbara Kingsolver (Introduction by) Cover Image
By Aldo Leopold, Barbara Kingsolver (Introduction by)
$15.95
ISBN: 9780197500262
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Published: Oxford University Press, USA - May 1st, 2020

Silent Spring By Rachel Carson Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780618249060
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Published: Mariner Books - February 1st, 2022

Tarka the Otter By Henry Williamson, Verlyn Klinkenborg (Introduction by), Charles Tunnicliffe (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Henry Williamson, Verlyn Klinkenborg (Introduction by), Charles Tunnicliffe (Illustrator)
$17.95
ISBN: 9781681374246
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Published: NYRB Classics - May 5th, 2020

The Voyage of the Beagle: Charles Darwin's Journal of Researches By Charles Darwin, Janet Browne (Editor), Janet Browne (Introduction by), Michael Neve (Editor), Michael Neve (Introduction by) Cover Image
By Charles Darwin, Janet Browne (Editor), Janet Browne (Introduction by), Michael Neve (Editor), Michael Neve (Introduction by)
$16.00
ISBN: 9780140432688
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Published: Penguin Classics - November 7th, 1989

Woman and Nature: The Roaring Inside Her By Susan Griffin Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781619028371
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Published: Counterpoint - September 13th, 2016