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In the Wilderness

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Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.
Paperback, 176 pages
Published February 1st 2008 by Beston Press (first published 1878)
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David Vintinner
Throw out your Emerson and your Thoreau. Charles Dudley Warner should rule. He's even funnier than Twain, because he's got a touch less sarcasm. Compared to him, those other guys were pretentious overthinkers who were barely able to get an idea across through words. If I had free time, I would campaign to insert his works into school reading lists of American Lit. But for now, I'll just send this review out into the interwebs, and read another Warner essay.

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Charles Dudley Warner was an American essayist, novelist, and friend of Mark Twain, with whom he co-authored the novel The Gilded Age: A Tale of Today.

Warner travelled widely, lectured frequently, and was actively interested in prison reform, city park supervision, and other movements for the public good. He was the first president of the National Institute of Arts and Letters, and, at the time of
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My Summer in a Garden The Story of Pocahantas Being a Boy On Horseback in Virginia: Riding Through the Old South The Gilded Age, Part 1.

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