Henry David Thoreau
by Jeff Aeling
Clouds Over Cold Creek
by Ronda Waiksnis
Yellow Shafted Flicker
Thoreau the Land Surveyor
The Journal of Henry David Thoreau: 1837-1861
and Other Natural History Essays
A Week on the Concord and Merrimack Rivers / Walden; Or, Life in the Woods / The Maine Woods / Cape Cod
The Complete Works of Ralph Waldo Emerson & Henry David Thoreau
Dense flocks of pigeons hurry-skurry over the hill. Pass near Brooks's pigeon-stands. There was a flock perched on his poles, and they sat so still and in such regular order there, being also the color of the wood, that I thought they were wooden figures at first.
They were perched not only in horizontal straight lines one above the other, which the cross-bars required, but at equal distances apart on these perches, which must be their own habit...
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