The Living Forest: A Visual Journey Into the Heart of the Woods

᠔ Best ﭏ The Living Forest: A Visual Journey Into the Heart of the Woods to read ᡴ Kindle Ebook Author Robert Llewellyn ᢑ This celebration of forests many layers of beauty is a gift for the senses, intellect, and emotions David George Haskell, author of The Songs of Trees and The Forest Unseen Pulitzer finalist ,professor of biology at University of the South This ode to the forestan epic prose poem against a backdrop of wildly intimate imagerylets us truly know it at last Margaret Roach, creator of A Way to Garden website and podcast Arresting photographs combine with musings about the web of life in deciduous forests in this coffee table book A beautiful view of woodlands through the seasons Publishers Weekly Llewellyn is a master of revealing the intricacies of the small scale elements of such big creatures, things such as the winged fruit of the maple or the male catkins of the red oak, spilling over their twigs like waterfalls The Washington Post Beautiful photographs accompanied with text that borders on poetry Get caught up in landscape photographs that are transportive and contemplative NYBGsPlant Talk Lovely, Dark, and Deep Leaf through this book and youll be transported to a world of soaring branches, misty mountains and a treasury of living things that includes acorns, fungi, eagles, coyotes, snakes and millipedes BookPage With precise, stunning photographs and a distinctly literary narrative that tells the story of the forest ecosystem along the way, The Living Forest is an invitation to join in the eloquence of seeing Browsing through the book, one gets the sense that each image and anecdote is the snapshot of a moment of pure discovery What consistently shows up in those moments, whether through Llewellyns lens or Maloofs eloquent writing, is an all too obvious truth Within this biosphere, all around us is an intelligence we dont fully understand, that is alive to the world and in a relationship to that world And to us Sierra Magazine By immersing readers in the serene, dreamlike world of the forest ecosystem, The Living Forest is sure to make future strolls through the woods a much richer experience The American Gardener Attempting to present a complete portrait of an ecosystem is a challenge, but photographer Robert Llewellyn endeavours to achieve just that in his latest book, which takes us to all corners and heights of deciduous forests From looking the diverse range of wildlife to different tree species, 300 vividly colourful photographs reveal the complex web of energy and matter that make up a woodland full of life Outdoor Photography Magazine The Living Forest is one of the most beautiful books Ive ever experienced The stunning photographs and the exquisite prose come together to capture the interest, intellect and heart of a reader The Oregonian If you have to go over the river and through the woods to get to grandmothers house this Christmas, having read this illustrated work will do nothing but enhance the journey The Columbian This book is a beautiful journey through ancient woods that make up only 1% of our eastern forests explains why theyre different and why they matter Triangle GardenerThis celebration of forests many layers of beauty is a gift for the senses, intellect, and emotions David George Haskell, author of The Songs of Trees and The Forest Unseen Pulitzer finalist ,professor of biology at University of the South This ode to the forestan epic prose poem against a backdrop of wildly intimate imagerylets us truly know it at last Margaret Roach, creator of A Way to Garden website and podcast The Living Forest: A Visual Journey Into the Heart of the WoodsThe Living Forest: A Visual Journey Into the Heart of the Woods

 

    • Hardcover
    • 266 pages
    • The Living Forest: A Visual Journey Into the Heart of the Woods
    • Robert Llewellyn
    • English
    • 2016-08-13T19:16+03:00
    • 1.1
    • 123

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