By: McPhee, John
Far Hills, NJ, Meadow Run Press: 2004
Edition: First Thus
Inscription: Signed by Author
Seller ID: 500035
88 pp. Book: New, sealed in shrink wrap and slipcase. A collection of pieces from John McPhee's The Founding Fish in an elegant, beautifully illustrated Meadow Run Press edition. The Pulitzer Prize winning author is a national treasure--the author of twenty-six books. With vivid and spirited prose, McPhee masterfully weaves together the shad's natural history, his own angling history with the fish, along with the history of the early American settlers and the critical importance of this fish to their very existence. This is a large and compelling story. The misery and hunger of Geo... View More...