"Truly a browser's delight - sometimes amusing, sometimes startling, always engaging...Tells us as much about the way we lived a century ago as most history books do - and it's much more fun to read." - Country Victorian "A dazzling trove for students of Americana. It certainly is one of the happiest publishing ideas in years." - Time"
Nick Lyons is the editor of Hemingway on Fishing, The Best Fishing Stories Ever Told, The Quotable Fisherman, and The Little Red Book of Dad's Wisdom. He has written over twenty books, mainly on fishing, in addition to hundreds of articles on the subject, which have appeared in such magazines as Harper’s, Outside, Field & Stream, Outdoor Life, and Fly Fisherman. He splits his time between New York City and Woodstock, New York. --This text refers to an alternate Paperback edition.
My mom is really interested in seeing and reading about the 1800s, so I thought this would be a good birthday gift idea. Well, she told me that it would be a good birthday gift. Read morePublished 15 months ago by Jay
The quality if the reproduction is great, and the nostalgia of reading a catalog that my great-grandparents might have seen is cool. Read morePublished on Oct. 4 2002 by Carl Cravens