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Ring of bright water : a trilogy

Author: Gavin Maxwell; Austin Chinn
Publisher: Boston : David R. Godine, 2011.
Series: Nonpareil book, 111.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : English : 1st Nonpareil books edView all editions and formats
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This volume weaves together the Scottish otter stories from Maxwell's three non-fiction books, published in the 1960s, and the basis of the 1969 motion picture. While touring the Iraqi marshes, Maxwell was captivated by an otter and became a devoted advocate of and spokesman for the species. He moved to a remote house in the Scottish highlands, co-habiting there with three otters and living an idyllic and isolated  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Anecdotes
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Maxwell, Gavin, 1914-1969.
Ring of bright water.
Boston : David R. Godine, 2011
(DLC) 2009022394
(OCoLC)405105162
Named Person: Gavin Maxwell; Gavin Maxwell
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Gavin Maxwell; Austin Chinn
ISBN: 9781567924008 156792400X 9781567924848 1567924840
OCLC Number: 812424008
Description: 1 online resource : illustrations, map.
Contents: Ring of bright water --
The rocks remain --
Raven seek thy brother.
Series Title: Nonpareil book, 111.
Responsibility: Gavin Maxwell ; edited, with an introduction by Austin Chinn ; afterword by Jimmy Watt.

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This volume weaves together the Scottish otter stories from Maxwell's three non-fiction books, published in the 1960s, and the basis of the 1969 motion picture. While touring the Iraqi marshes, Maxwell was captivated by an otter and became a devoted advocate of and spokesman for the species. He moved to a remote house in the Scottish highlands, co-habiting there with three otters and living an idyllic and isolated life.

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