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…  See more details below

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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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