The first publication of Thoreau's last manuscript, Faith in a Seed is the crowning achievement of a life spent studying nature and nature's laws for their significance to humankind. Contains: "The Dispersion of Seeds," "Wild Fruits," "Weeds and Grasses." and "Forest Trees." Also includes a Thoreau chronology. Edited by Bradley P. Dean
Forward by Gary Paul Nabhan
Introduction by Robert D. Richardson, Jr.
Illustrations by Abigail Rorer.Washington, D.C.: Island Press, 1993. 284 pp. Paperback.