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After London or Wild England (World"s Classics)

Richard Jefferies

After London or Wild England (World"s Classics)

by Richard Jefferies

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Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsJohn Fowles (Introduction)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages200
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7383559M
ISBN 100192812661
ISBN 109780192812667

After London or Wild England by Richard Jefferies The old men say their fathers told them that soon after the fields were left to themselves a change began to be visible. It became green everywhere in the first spring, after London ended, so that all the country looked alike. The meadows were green, and so was the rising wheat which had been. After London, or Wild England hörbuch, Science Richard Jefferies After London, or Wild England Geschichte für Kinder.

Read "After London or Wild England" by Richard Jeffries available from Rakuten Kobo. Fiction/essays about nature in England, first published in According to Wikipedia: "John Richard Jefferies (6 Nove Brand: B&R Samizdat Express.   Read "After London Or Wild England" by Richard Jefferies available from Rakuten Kobo. Contents • Part I: The Relapse into Barbarism • o Chapter 1 The Great Forest o Chapter 2 &nbs Brand: Zhingoora Books.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Jefferies, Richard, After London, or, Wild England. Oxford ; New York: Oxford University Press, Additional Physical Format: Online version: Jefferies, Richard, After London, or, Wild England. London ; New York: Cassell, (OCoLC)


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After London Or Wild England Part I: The Relapse Into Barbarism I. The Great Forest II. The Animals III. Men Of The Woods IV. The Invaders V. The Lake Part II: Wild England I.

Sir Felix II. The House Of Aquila III. The Stockade IV. The Canoe V. Baron Aquila VI. The Forest Track VII. The Forest Track Continued VIII. Thyma Castle IX.

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