Stone Walls, Cottage, and Mountains, Lake District, England. Photograph 1966 and text by George P. Landow. [You may use this image without prior permission for any scholarly or educational purpose as long as you (1) credit the photographer and (2) link your document to this URL.] The stone walls and cottage, which is dwarfed by the mountains, show the presence of human beings amid wild nature — a humblingly small presence.

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