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The Resource Spring : a spiritual biography of the season, edited by Gary Schmidt and Susan M. Felch ; Illustrations by Mary Azarian

Spring : a spiritual biography of the season, edited by Gary Schmidt and Susan M. Felch ; Illustrations by Mary Azarian

Label
Spring : a spiritual biography of the season
Title
Spring
Title remainder
a spiritual biography of the season
Statement of responsibility
edited by Gary Schmidt and Susan M. Felch ; Illustrations by Mary Azarian
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
261.5/5
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
BL590
LC item number
.S67 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Schmidt, Gary D
  • Felch, Susan M.
  • Azarian, Mary
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Spring
  • Seasons
Target audience
adult
Label
Spring : a spiritual biography of the season, edited by Gary Schmidt and Susan M. Felch ; Illustrations by Mary Azarian
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip063/2005032993.html
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 319-326)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction -- A Shaker hymn : "Spring is coming" -- "Mud season" / Jane Kenyon -- From White China : finding the divine in the everyday / Molly Wolf -- "Marginalia" from Stirring the mud / Barbara Hurd -- A gathering of poems / Lucy Larcom -- "March : the day the ice goes out" from A place between the tides / Harry Thurston -- "Spring peepers" from Small creatures and ordinary places / Allen M. Young -- "Buds and bird-voices" / Nathaniel Hawthorne -- "April days" / Thomas Wentworth Higginson -- "Report from Grimes Creek after a hard winter" from Grimes Creek after a hard winter / Nancy Stringfellow -- Introduction -- A Shaker hymn : "Returning spring" -- "A Cheerful frog" from In nature's realm / Charles C. Abbott -- "Flow gently, sweet maple" from First person rural / Noel Perrin -- "Long nook" and "Shadow on the pond" from Death of a hornet / Robert Finch --
  • "Random pleasures : nine quatrains" / Tu Fu -- From Sermons to mariners / Abiel Abbot -- "The dream of washing quilts" / Rebecca Cox Jackson -- "The city's laughter" from The hopes of snakes and other tales from the urban landscape / Lisa Couturier -- "Moon over Miami" from Spring forward : the annual madness of daylight saving time / Michael Downing -- "Untying the knot" and "The present" from Pilgrim at Tinker Creek / Annie Dillard -- Two spring poems / Robert Frost -- Introduction -- A Shaker hymn : "Springtime" -- "Of gardens" / Francis Bacon -- From A midwife's tale : the life of Martha Ballard / Martha Ballard -- "The colour of the young year" from Colour in my garden / Louise Beebe Wilder -- "In lilac tide" from Old-time gardens, newly set forth / Alice Morse Earle -- "Called out" from Small wonder / Barbara Kingsolver with Steven Hopp -- "On spring" from Rambler no. 5 / Samuel Johnson -- From Grasmere journal / Dorothy Wordsworth --
  • "Spring" from Seasons at Eagle Pond / Donald Hall -- Introduction -- A Shaker hymn : "Welcome spring" -- From "The general prologue" to the Canterbury tales / Geoffrey Chaucer -- From The diary of Lady Sarashina / Lady Sarashina -- "Fear" from As far as the eye can see : reflections on an Appalachian Trail hiker / David Brill -- A gathering of African American spirituals / Anonymous -- "Meditations for Lent" / Lionel Basney -- Two poems of turning and delight / Scott Cairns -- Introduction -- A Shaker hymn : "Vernal season" -- "Some African birds" and "I will not let thee go except thou bless me" from Out of Africa / Isak Dinesen -- "March" from The shepherd's calendar / Edmund Spencer -- A gathering of poems / Paul Laurence Dunbar -- A gathering of Chinese love poems / Ts'en-Ts'an, Ssü-K'ung T'u, and Wang Ch'ang-Ling -- "Picture postcards" / Elizabeth Vander Lei -- "The portico" / Abram Van Engen -- "Social security" from Report from Grimes Creek after a hard winter / Nancy Stringfellow -- A gathering of poetry / William Blake, Robert Burns, with Gerard Manley Hopkins
Control code
ocm62330722
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvii, 326 pages
Isbn
9781594731143
Lccn
2005032993
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
261.55 SP82 ; P ; XX-N ; C-ES; C0406QU1.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o62330722
  • (Sirsi) o62330722
Label
Spring : a spiritual biography of the season, edited by Gary Schmidt and Susan M. Felch ; Illustrations by Mary Azarian
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip063/2005032993.html
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 319-326)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction -- A Shaker hymn : "Spring is coming" -- "Mud season" / Jane Kenyon -- From White China : finding the divine in the everyday / Molly Wolf -- "Marginalia" from Stirring the mud / Barbara Hurd -- A gathering of poems / Lucy Larcom -- "March : the day the ice goes out" from A place between the tides / Harry Thurston -- "Spring peepers" from Small creatures and ordinary places / Allen M. Young -- "Buds and bird-voices" / Nathaniel Hawthorne -- "April days" / Thomas Wentworth Higginson -- "Report from Grimes Creek after a hard winter" from Grimes Creek after a hard winter / Nancy Stringfellow -- Introduction -- A Shaker hymn : "Returning spring" -- "A Cheerful frog" from In nature's realm / Charles C. Abbott -- "Flow gently, sweet maple" from First person rural / Noel Perrin -- "Long nook" and "Shadow on the pond" from Death of a hornet / Robert Finch --
  • "Random pleasures : nine quatrains" / Tu Fu -- From Sermons to mariners / Abiel Abbot -- "The dream of washing quilts" / Rebecca Cox Jackson -- "The city's laughter" from The hopes of snakes and other tales from the urban landscape / Lisa Couturier -- "Moon over Miami" from Spring forward : the annual madness of daylight saving time / Michael Downing -- "Untying the knot" and "The present" from Pilgrim at Tinker Creek / Annie Dillard -- Two spring poems / Robert Frost -- Introduction -- A Shaker hymn : "Springtime" -- "Of gardens" / Francis Bacon -- From A midwife's tale : the life of Martha Ballard / Martha Ballard -- "The colour of the young year" from Colour in my garden / Louise Beebe Wilder -- "In lilac tide" from Old-time gardens, newly set forth / Alice Morse Earle -- "Called out" from Small wonder / Barbara Kingsolver with Steven Hopp -- "On spring" from Rambler no. 5 / Samuel Johnson -- From Grasmere journal / Dorothy Wordsworth --
  • "Spring" from Seasons at Eagle Pond / Donald Hall -- Introduction -- A Shaker hymn : "Welcome spring" -- From "The general prologue" to the Canterbury tales / Geoffrey Chaucer -- From The diary of Lady Sarashina / Lady Sarashina -- "Fear" from As far as the eye can see : reflections on an Appalachian Trail hiker / David Brill -- A gathering of African American spirituals / Anonymous -- "Meditations for Lent" / Lionel Basney -- Two poems of turning and delight / Scott Cairns -- Introduction -- A Shaker hymn : "Vernal season" -- "Some African birds" and "I will not let thee go except thou bless me" from Out of Africa / Isak Dinesen -- "March" from The shepherd's calendar / Edmund Spencer -- A gathering of poems / Paul Laurence Dunbar -- A gathering of Chinese love poems / Ts'en-Ts'an, Ssü-K'ung T'u, and Wang Ch'ang-Ling -- "Picture postcards" / Elizabeth Vander Lei -- "The portico" / Abram Van Engen -- "Social security" from Report from Grimes Creek after a hard winter / Nancy Stringfellow -- A gathering of poetry / William Blake, Robert Burns, with Gerard Manley Hopkins
Control code
ocm62330722
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvii, 326 pages
Isbn
9781594731143
Lccn
2005032993
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
261.55 SP82 ; P ; XX-N ; C-ES; C0406QU1.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o62330722
  • (Sirsi) o62330722

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