Library of America and the Chicago Public Library celebrate Juneteenth
“I am blind in one eye and cannot hear high-frequency sounds; therefore I am an entomologist.”
David Quammen, editor of the new LOA edition of E. O. Wilson's works, summarizes the fascinating career of the famous naturalist.
LOA LIVE: Online programs inspired by Library of America publications
James Weldon Johnson, “Stranger Than Fiction”
Adopt this book: Herman Melville: Typee, Omoo, Mardi
On Extended Wings: American Birds and American Writing
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