Florida Sketch Book

Florida Sketch Book

by Bradford Torrey
     
 

ISBN-10: 0781297737

ISBN-13: 9780781297738

Pub. Date: 11/28/1999

Publisher: Reprint Services Corporation

The river is shallow. At low tide sandbars and oyster-beds occupy much of its breadth; and even when it looked full, a great blue heron would very likely be wading in the middle of it. That was a sight to which I had grown accustomed in Florida, where this bird, familiarly known as "the major," is apparently ubiquitous. Too big to be easily hidden, it is also, as a

Overview

The river is shallow. At low tide sandbars and oyster-beds occupy much of its breadth; and even when it looked full, a great blue heron would very likely be wading in the middle of it. That was a sight to which I had grown accustomed in Florida, where this bird, familiarly known as "the major," is apparently ubiquitous. Too big to be easily hidden, it is also, as a general thing, too wary to be approached within gunshot.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780781297738
Publisher:
Reprint Services Corporation
Publication date:
11/28/1999
Series:
Notable American Authors

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