Donald Culross Peattie

About

Donald Culross Peattie (1898-1964) was one of the most influential American nature writers of the 20th century. Peattie was born in Chicago and grew up in Smoky Mountains in North Carolina, which sparked his interest in the immense wonders of nature. He studied at the University of Chicago and Harvard University. After working for the U.S. Department of Agriculture, he decided to pursue a career as a writer. In 1925 he became a nature columnist for the Washington Star Newspaper and subsequently went on to pen more than twenty fiction and nonfiction books in the next five decades. Widely acclaimed and popular in his age, his legacy has been attributed as inspiring a modern age of nature writing.

Titles

Cargoes and Harvests

Donald Culross Peattie

$19.95
$18.35

Green Laurels: The Lives and Achievements of the Great...

Donald Culross Peattie

$24.95
$22.95

The Road of a Naturalist

Donald Culross Peattie

$19.95
$18.35

A Natural History of North American Trees

Donald Culross Peattie

$19.95
$18.35

A Book of Hours

Donald Culross Peattie

$17.95
$16.51

An Almanac for Moderns

Donald Culross Peattie

$19.95
$18.35

Diversions of the Field

Donald Culross Peattie

$17.95
$16.51