Canoeing the Adirondacks with Nessmuk: The Adirondack Letters of George Washington Sears (Paperback)

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By Dan Brenan (Editor)
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Description


The second, revised edition of a classic, 19th-century work which captures the pleasures of camping and canoeing in the Adirondacks. The letters of George Washington Sears should interest not only the wilderness lover, but also the boater and craftsman who longs to own the perfect canoe.

About the Author


Dan Brenan, a writer of "angling literature," was born in Plattsburgh, New York, in 1885. He died in 1962, shortly before the original edition of this book was published. Robert L. Lyon, a retired journalist and art critic for the Corning Leader, has been conducting research on Nessmuk for many years. Hallie E. Bond is curator of collections and boats at the Adirondack Museum.


Product Details
ISBN: 9780815625940
ISBN-10: 0815625944
Publisher: Syracuse University Press
Publication Date: August 1st, 1993
Pages: 192
Language: English