“The book is rich in anecdote, but richer in self-revelation.” So wrote one reviewer about W. H. Hudson’s A Hind in Richmond Park, one of his finest volumes of nature writing. Brimming with beauty and wisdom, Hudson’s keen observations about plants, trees, insects, birds, and wild beasts continues to enthrall readers passionate about the natural world.
About the Author
William Henry Hudson (1841–1922) was an author, naturalist, and ornithologist. He was born in Argentina of Anglo-American parents. His is best known for his novel Green Mansions, and for his non-fiction naturalist works. His travel narratives about his rambles around England helped foster the back-to-nature movement of the 1920s and 1930s.