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by William Henry Hudson
Author: William Henry Hudson
Publisher: Nabu Press (February 16, 2010)
Category: Imaginative Literature
Subcategory: Dramas and Plays
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William Henry Hudson. The Book of a Naturalist (1919). Birds in Town and Village (1919). Birds of La Plata (1920) two volumes.
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This autobiography of William Henry Hudson covers his early years. It was an interesting look at life in Argentina in the mid 1800's. It's all very complicated to one unfamiliar with the history. This audio book was read by multiple readers. seemed to be in a state of decline, relics of a better and more peaceful and prosperous time, why the books in his household, some hundreds of them, were mostly a century old.
William Henry Hudson, born in South America of American parents, was both a naturalist and a novelist. He chose to serve each of two masters and reached distinction under both. His book The Purple Land (1885) is a story of Uruguay, "the land that England lost
William Henry Hudson, born in South America of American parents, was both a naturalist and a novelist. His book The Purple Land (1885) is a story of Uruguay, "the land that England lost. A Crystal Age (1906) is a utopia, a picture of a paragon world. Green Mansions (1904), perhaps his best-known work, is an idyllic allegorical romance of South America. His autobiography, Far Away and Long Ago (1918), has a matchless charm.
William Henry Hudson was a well-respected author and naturalist. Hudson was born in Argentina to two English settlers and he would eventually settle in England where he produced many ornithological studies. Hudson is now best remembered for books such as Green Mansions, A Crystal Age, and The Purple Land That England Lost. Far Away and Long Ago, published in 1918, is a classic autobiography on Hudson's younger years
Chapter XXII boyhood's end. Chapter XXIII a darkened life. Chapter XXIV loss and gain.
Far away and long ago. Contents. Chapter I earliest memories. Chapter II my new home. Chapter III death of an old dog. Chapter IV the plantation. Chapter V aspects of the plain. Chapter VI some bird adventures. Chapter VII my first visit to buenos ayres. Chapter VIII the tyrant's fall and what followed. Chapter IX our neighbours at the poplars. Chapter X our nearest english neighbour. Chapter XXII boyhood's end.
The first eighteen years of William Hudson's life were spent on the Argentinian pampas. Hudson is a stylist whose books are rich in beautiful lyric prose. In all his works, he combined a gift for storytelling with a deep feeling for nature. Библиографические данные. Although he was a scholarly ornithologist, every page of this book reveals a rapturous delight in the wildlife of the pampas, animal or human. He mixed with cutthroat gauchos, pursued ostriches, explored lagoons, and allowed burrowing armadillos to drag him elbow-deep into the earth. Far Away And Long Ago: A History of My Early Life.