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A river runs through it, and other stories

Author: Norman Maclean
Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 1976.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Collection of three Western stories, featuring the title piece about the relationship between a father and his two sons, bound together by love and fly fishing.
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Genre/Form: Fishing stories
Domestic fiction
Fiction
Page proofs (Printing)
Uncorrected proofs (Printing)
Named Person: Norman Maclean; Norman Maclean
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Norman Maclean
ISBN: 0226500551 9780226500553 0226500578 9780226500577 9780226500669 0226500667
OCLC Number: 1733412
Description: xiv, 217 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: A river runs through it. --
Logging and pimping and "Your pal, Jim." --
USFS 1919.
Responsibility: Norman Maclean.
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The two novellas and short story in this collection are based on his own experiences - the experiences of a young man who found that life was only a step from art in its structures and beauty.  Read more...

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"Maclean's book acerbic, laconic, deadpan rings out of a rich American tradition that includes Mark Twain, Kin Hubbard, Richard Bissell, Jean Shepherd, and Nelson Algren. I love its sound."--James R. Read more...

 
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