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By John Toren

ISBN-10: 1935666479

ISBN-13: 9781935666479

In incidentally, John Toren deals an eclectic portrait of recent existence in essays ranging in topic from river-running to pre-Columbian astronomy, with stops alongside the way in which at an international Press conclave, a naturalists' conference, a live performance pianist's grasp type, a booksellers' trade exhibition, and a Louisiana crayfish competition. in a single essay he displays at the advisability of collecting books, in one other he stories at the goings-on at an ice-shanty village. even if it is interpreting the demanding situations of shopping for firewood from itinerant retailers or parsing the excellence among the absurd and the most unlikely, there is something for everybody during this wide-ranging, considerate collection

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