Category: RPF Classics

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  • The Arrow-Maker

    $12.95

    Mary Hunter Austin Mary Hunter Austin was born on September 9, 1868 in Carlinville, Illinois (the fourth of six children) to George and Susannah (Graham) Hunter. She graduated from Blackburn College in 1888. Her family moved to California in the same year and established a homestead in the San Joaquin Valley. Mary married Stafford Wallace…

  • A Woman of Genius

    $25.00

    Mary Hunter Austin Mary Hunter Austin was born on September 9, 1868 in Carlinville, Illinois (the fourth of six children) to George and Susannah (Graham) Hunter. She graduated from Blackburn College in 1888. Her family moved to California in the same year and established a homestead in the San Joaquin Valley. Mary married Stafford Wallace…

  • Summer on the Lakes, in 1843

    $20.00

    Sarah Margaret Fuller (May 23, 1810 – July 19, 1850) Sarah Margaret Fuller Ossoli was an American journalist, editor, critic, translator, and women’s rights advocate associated with the American transcendentalism movement. She was the first American female war correspondent, writing for Horace Greeley’s New-York Tribune, and full-time book reviewer in journalism. Her book Woman in…

  • Flaming Youth

    $20.00

    Flaming Youth by Samuel Hopkins Adams Flaming Youth is a 1923 book, controversial in its time, by Samuel Hopkins Adams. The novel was adapted into the silent movie Flaming Youth in 1923. In his retrospective essay “Echoes of the Jazz Age,” writer F. Scott Fitzgerald argued that Adams’ novel persuaded certain moralistic Americans that their…

  • The Life of the Bee

    $15.00

    Maurice Polydore Marie Bernard Maeterlinck (29 August 1862 – 6 May 1949) Maurice Polydore Marie Bernard Maeterlinck, also known as Count (or Comte) Maeterlinck from 1932, was a Belgian playwright, poet, and essayist who was Flemish but wrote in French. He was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1911 “in appreciation of his many-sided…

  • A Week on the Concord and Merrimack Rivers

    $20.00

    Henry David Thoreau July 12, 1817 – May 6, 1862   Henry David Thoreau was an American essayist, poet, and philosopher. A leading transcendentalist, he is best known for his book Walden, a reflection upon simple living in natural surroundings, and his essay “Civil Disobedience” (originally published as ‘Resistance to Civil Government’), an argument for…

  • Canoeing in the Wilderness

    $15.00

    Henry David Thoreau July 12, 1817 – May 6, 1862 Henry David Thoreau was an American essayist, poet, and philosopher. A leading transcendentalist, he is best known for his book Walden, a reflection upon simple living in natural surroundings, and his essay “Civil Disobedience” (originally published as “Resistance to Civil Government”), an argument for disobedience…

  • Cape Cod

    $20.00

    Henry David Thoreau July 12, 1817 – May 6, 1862 Henry David Thoreau was an American essayist, poet, and philosopher. A leading transcendentalist, he is best known for his book Walden, a reflection upon simple living in natural surroundings, and his essay “Civil Disobedience” (originally published as “Resistance to Civil Government”), an argument for disobedience…

  • Excursions

    $20.00

    Henry David Thoreau July 12, 1817 – May 6, 1862 Henry David Thoreau was an American essayist, poet, and philosopher. A leading transcendentalist, he is best known for his book Walden, a reflection upon simple living in natural surroundings, and his essay “Civil Disobedience” (originally published as “Resistance to Civil Government”), an argument for disobedience…

  • Poems of Nature

    $15.00

    Henry David Thoreau July 12, 1817 – May 6, 1862 Henry David Thoreau was an American essayist, poet, and philosopher. A leading transcendentalist, he is best known for his book Walden, a reflection upon simple living in natural surroundings, and his essay “Civil Disobedience” (originally published as “Resistance to Civil Government”), an argument for disobedience…