Wild Life in a Southern County
Date: December 2013
Duration: 0 hours 33 minutes
Richard Jefferies remains one of the most thoughtful andmost lyrical writers on the English countryside. Best known for his articlesand stories published in the Live StockJournal, he draws from a wealth of knowledge of the rural community intowhich he had been born.
Here he examines the habitats of the Downs and the birds andanimals that live there. Written in Jefferies' highly descriptive style, theessay conveys a sense of wonder evoked by the natural world.
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