Our vanishing landscape.

by Eric Sloane

Book, 1955

Status

Available

Call number

E161 .S55

Publication

Publisher Unknown

Description

This book takes readers on a leisurely journey through a bygone era with fascinating accounts of canals, corduroy roads, and turnpikes, waterwheels and icehouses, colorful road signs and their painters, circus folk, and more. Brimming with anecdotes about people and the times, this delightful narrative remains a milestone of Americana. 81 black-and-white illustrations.

User reviews

LibraryThing member mcola
Have enjoyed all of Sloane's books to date. Americana. Like his b/w sketches which illustrate to text throughout.

Original publication date

1955

Barcode

34662000569944

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