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Green Mansions (Dover Books on Literature & Drama)

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Publisher Comments:

Modern classic tells the compelling story of Rima, a strange birdlike girl of the jungle, and Abel, the European who falls in love with her. The book owes much of its popularity to the mystic, near-religious feeling that pervades the story and the beauty of Rimas halting, poetic expressions. The author's knowledge and understanding of nature, the jungle and grasslands lend special authenticity to this captivating fantasy.

Synopsis:

Captivating fantasy tells the unusual and compelling tale of Rima, a strange birdlike girl of the jungle, and the European who falls in love with her. Modern classic.

Synopsis:

This classic recounts the compelling tale of Rima, a strange, birdlike girl of the jungle, and Abel, the European explorer who falls in love with her. The richly colored narrative transports readers to the vast forests of Venezuela for an atmosphere that is steeped in mystery and romance.

Synopsis:

Modern classic tells the compelling story of Rima, a strange birdlike girl of the jungle, and Abel, the European who falls in love with her. The book owes much of its popularity to the mystic, near-religious feeling that pervades the story and the beauty of Rima's halting, poetic expressions.

About the Author

British author, naturalist, and ornithologist William Henry Hudson (1841-1922) is best known for his exotic romances. A native of Argentina, he was well acquainted with the flora and fauna depicted in Green Mansions.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780486259932
Author:
Hudson, W. H.
Author:
Hudson, William H.
Author:
Hudson, W. H.
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
South America
Subject:
Man-woman relationships
Subject:
Romance - General
Subject:
Rain forests
Subject:
Love stories
Subject:
Wild women -- South America -- Fiction.
Subject:
Wild women.
Subject:
South America Fiction.
Subject:
Argentina
Subject:
Nature -- Fiction.
Subject:
South American
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Reissue
Series:
Dover Books on Literature & Drama
Series Volume:
v. 1
Publication Date:
20141217
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
320
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.38 in 0.77 pd

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Product details 320 pages Dover Publications - English 9780486259932 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by ,
Captivating fantasy tells the unusual and compelling tale of Rima, a strange birdlike girl of the jungle, and the European who falls in love with her. Modern classic.

"Synopsis" by ,
This classic recounts the compelling tale of Rima, a strange, birdlike girl of the jungle, and Abel, the European explorer who falls in love with her. The richly colored narrative transports readers to the vast forests of Venezuela for an atmosphere that is steeped in mystery and romance.
"Synopsis" by , Modern classic tells the compelling story of Rima, a strange birdlike girl of the jungle, and Abel, the European who falls in love with her. The book owes much of its popularity to the mystic, near-religious feeling that pervades the story and the beauty of Rima's halting, poetic expressions.
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