The Baron in the Trees

by Italo Calvino

The Baron in the Trees

Paperback, 217 pages, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, List Price: $13.95 | purchase

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A young, eighteenth-century Italian nobleman defies parental authority by adopting an exclusively arboreal life, watching from his perch in the trees the passing of the Enlightenment and participating in its various delights and duties

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