The Land of Little Rain

The Land of Little Rain

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The Land of Little Rain by Mary Austin

Beautiful, poetic study of the Southwestern desert. Fourteen sketches describe plants, animals, mountains, birds, skies, Indians, prospectors, towns, other features in serene, beautifully modulated prose. Desert seen as a place of rare, austere beauty that weaves a lasting spell over its inhabitants. Preface.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780812968521
Publisher: Random House Publishing Group
Publication date: 07/08/2003
Series: Modern Library Classics Series
Edition description: MODERN LIB
Pages: 160
Sales rank: 657,361
Product dimensions: 5.20(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.30(d)

About the Author

Robert Hass is the author of Sun Under Wood, Human Wishes, Praise, and Field Guide. He served as poet laureate of the United States from 1995 to 1997 and is currently a chancellor of the Academy of American Poets. He teaches at the University of California at Berkeley.

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