THIRD PERSON RURAL: Further Essays of a Sometime Farmer. by…

THIRD PERSON RURAL: Further Essays of a Sometime Farmer. by Perrin, Noel. < >

THIRD PERSON RURAL: Further Essays of a Sometime Farmer.

Edition: 2nd printing.

Boston: Godine, (1983.) dj. Hardcover - Third volume of essays by this urban man turned framer and teacher, now living in Thetford Vermont and teaching at Dartmouth. The NY Times Review stated that "Perrin makes a fine defense of country living, not as a retreat from the world but as a place to use one's talents to battle it out. These essays for guaranteed to amuse confirmed urbanites and set them dreaming of the country." Included are such topics as the gourmet potato grower, farm flowers, a cow's plea to vegitarians and more - but despite the often light-hearted tone, but the underlying theme - how to preserve and protect the land - is serious. Illustrated by Robin Brickman.188 pp. ISBN: 0-879234679.

Condition: Very good in a near fine dust jacket (gift inscription).

Book ID: 83332
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