"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"
About the Author
No BioNick 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
, Field & Stream
, Outdoor Life
, and Fly Fisherman
. He splits his time between New York City and Woodstock, New York.
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