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The points of my compass; letters from the East, the West, the North, the South.

Author: E B White
Publisher: New York, Harper & Row [1962]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [1st ed.]View all editions and formats
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A collection of eighteen essays, reports and reminiscences (all but one of which have previously appeared in The New Yorker as a "Letter from the East" or some other compass point). Author writes of coons, and how a swallow builds a nest, and the way a Maine fire department attends a fire, and also of fallout, disarmament and the United Nations.
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White, E.B. (Elwyn Brooks), 1899-1985.
Points of my compass.
New York, Harper & Row [1962]
(OCoLC)569878561
Named Person: E B White
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: E B White
OCLC Number: 185055
Description: 240 pages 22 cm
Contents: Foreword --
Eye of Edna --
Slight sound at evening --
Home-coming --
Bedfellows --
Ring of time --
Coon tree --
Sootfall and fallout --
Shape of the U.N. --
Rock dove --
Report in spring --
Will Strunk --
Good-bye to 48th street --
Report in winter --
Motorcar --
Railroad --
Unity --
Shape of television --
Years of wonder.

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A collection of eighteen essays, reports and reminiscences (all but one of which have previously appeared in The New Yorker as a "Letter from the East" or some other compass point). Author writes of coons, and how a swallow builds a nest, and the way a Maine fire department attends a fire, and also of fallout, disarmament and the United Nations.

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