The Richard F. Fleck Papers

Richard F. Fleck (1937- )

Arrowhead drawing by Thoreau. Journal: 22 October 1857.
Arrowhead drawing by Thoreau. Journal: 22 October 1857.

Richard F. Fleck is the author of a scholarly study entitled Thoreau And Muir Among The Indians. He is the editor of selections of Thoreau's "Indian Notebooks" in his book The Indians of Thoreau and of numerous paperback reprints of Thoreau including the first Japanese edition (in English with textual notes in Japanese) of Thoreau's The Maine Woods. He is also the author of the scholarly study, Critical Perspectives on Native American Fiction, and is the editor of several reprint editions of John Muir's writings, including Our National Parks and Mountaineering Essays, as well as an edition of S. Hall Young's Alaska Days with John Muir. He is also the author of several books of poetry and fiction.