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  • Lori Wegehaupt

    Women Travelers: A Century of Trailblazing Adventures 1850-1950 by Alexandra Lapierre

  • Kathryn Roeser

    Women Travelers: A Century of Trailblazing Adventures $32.02 Put this on my Summer Book List!!

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American travel documentary filmmaker Osa Johnson on a zebra in Kenya, ca. 1930

The Project Gutenberg eBook, Home Taxidermy for Pleasure and Profit, by Albert B. Farnham

  • Ed

    This is the book Walter should buy Jan for a make-up present in Possum Dreams. "Andrew Narten and Leighann Niles DeLorenzo will reprise their roles as Long Island, New York, couple Walter and Jan Landing when Derry and company take the show to New York in 2015. (They'll be bringing their mail order sex toys and road kill – the possum of the title – with them)." Cleveland Plain Dealer on Possum Dreams coming to NY March 18-28.

A Girl of the Limberlost by Gene Stratton-Porter, one of Indiana's most celebrated authors. She was an independent woman and an accomplished naturalist who chronicled with photographs and water colors moths in rural Indiana in the early 20th century in her book 'Moths of the Limberlost'. The Imperial Moth is a character in her novel. #Book #Gene_Stratton_Porter #A_Girl_of_the_Limberlost

  • Valerie Farncomb-Johnson

    All of her books are fantastic.

  • Karen Jurkovic

    If my memory is correct, it's a LUNA moth...not an imperial moth...

  • Tara A Feldkamp

    I was so excited to see this. I love all her books, especially this one and the Harvester. As a girl,this appealed to my wanting to be a biologist.

  • Jackie Whitnack

    How pleasing to learn these lovely books are still being read, I loved them all, and have found beautiful old editions at rare book stores.

  • Valerie Bauer

    I was just talking about this book with my Mother, it has been nearly 40 years since we read this author.

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Madeline & Cats Of Rome by John Bemelmans Marciano: Here the doll which goes with the book. $16.07 #Madeline_and_the_Cats_of_Rome #Book #Kids

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Tribal Leadership: Leveraging Natural Groups to Build a Thriving Organization, by Dave Logan, John King, Halee Fischer-Wright

Triumphs of Experience: The Men of the Harvard Grant Study by George E.Vaillant: Begun in 1938, the Grant Study of Adult Development charted the physical and emotional health of over 200 men, starting with their undergraduate days. Now George Vaillant follows the men into their nineties, documenting for the first time what it is like to flourish far beyond conventional retirement. #Book #Happiness #Men

The Cloud Collector's Handbook by Gavin Pretor-Pinney: What fun! #Book #Clouds #Gavin_Pretor_Pinney

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W-O-W!!! 16th century embroidered velvet book with scroll and floral pattern. Collection The British Library.

The New Way Things Work by David Macaulay: For everyone. via amazon #Book #David_Maccaulay #The_New_How_Things_Work

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I know I already pinned Blink, but you really can't go wrong with #MalcolmGladwell. Outliers, The Tipping Point, and Blink are all the standalone titles. What the Dog Saw, a collection of works is also a good one.