Indianapolis: Nature Publishing Company, 1906. First edition. 8vo, original green cloth, gilt lettering, 230 pages. Frontis, nine plates. A few light spots of wear; a fine copy. Item #10213
Astute and thoughtful essays on nature and life in Indiana (with references to Thoreau). Besides the expected reveries on woodland flora and fauna, includes a look at the Indiana dunes. Blatchley wrote several collections of such essays, as well as monographs on Midwestern insects.