Posts Tagged ‘garden books’

“We need the tonic of wildness…We can never have enough of nature.” – Henry David Thoreau, Walden I find enjoyment, inspiration, enlightenment as well as solace in nature.  It is a connection that is available for anyone to make.  In her book, The Curious Nature Guide, Clare Walker Leslie states, “Exploring nature knows no age […]

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Maggie Lidz, Winterthur’s Estate Historian writes: This time of year, nature might be enjoyed more inside with a book than outside in the real thing. Two very rare and quite beautiful books in the Winterthur collection let you goggle at nature in the comfort of a heated room. The first book is a very rare early […]

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