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Deer in a Clearing

Albert Bierstadt’s landscapes have just the right combination of wildness and perfection. I saw two real deer while walking on a trail in the woods this morning, and the scene was so ideal, so picture-perfect. 82 more words

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O Captain! My Captain! - LibriVox

If you’ve been on the Internet at all in the last couple of weeks, you’ve probably run across the phrase “O Captain! My Captain!”  From YouTube clips of… 1,686 more words

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Masters of Sublime Light

When you put together American landscapes, Romanticism and a spiritual view of nature, you get a uniquely American kind of sublime in 19th-century painting. Not the… 301 more words

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