Our Vanishing Landscape
By (author) Eric Sloane
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Our Vanishing Landscape by Eric Sloane
Book DescriptionThis 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.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780486436784
(230mm x 166mm x 5mm)
Imprint: Dover Publications Inc.
Publisher: Dover Publications Inc.
Publish Date: 26-Nov-2004
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author Eric Sloane
Weather Almanac, Paperback (August 2013)
Single-volume combination of Eric Sloane's Almanac and Weather Forecaster and Folklore of American Weather offers a fascinating source of forecasting tips based on wind, clouds, moon, and other natural phenomena. 135 nostalgic drawings.
ABC Book of Early Americana, Paperback (January 2013)
Artist and historian Eric Sloane presents a wondrous A-to-Z collection of American innovations, including hex signs, ear trumpets, popcorn, and rocking chairs. Illustrated, hand-lettered pages feature brief captions explaining objects' origins and uses.
Reverence for Wood, Hardback (June 2012)
Refreshingly written, delightfully illustrated book remarks expansively on the resourcefulness of early Americans in their use of this valuable commodity - from the crafting of furniture, tools, and buildings to the use of such by-products as charcoal and medicine. "One of Sloane's best books." -Library Journal.
Celebration of Bells, Paperback (April 2009)» View all books by Eric Sloane
Spirited reminders of yesteryear, clamoring bells in all their forms ring of America and freedom. In this charmingly illustrated book, two nostalgia experts share their enthusiasm for the subject, covering types, sounds, and world-famous bells.
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Author Biography - Eric Sloane
The books of Eric Sloane celebrate the time-honored traditions of early America and remind us of the ties that forever bind us to them. A prolific artist, Sloane created nearly 15,000 paintings and drawings over his lifetime, many of which enhance his delightful books of bygone days.
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