"[...]tired after their day's work, generally gave way without much ado. It was amusing to watch the triumph in which the old ladies carried off their fish, washed and cleaned them in the sea, threaded them on cords, and, slinging them on their shoulders, set off for home. It seemed as if the busy scene would never end. Always fresh boats were arriving, and still the horizon was black with fishing craft. Reluctantly we left the scene-a forest of masts against the evening sky, a jumble of blues and browns, rich wallflower shades and palest cornflower, brown corks, and the white caps of the women. Next morning the romantic and picturesque aspect of the town had[...]."
- Paperback | 120 pages
- 152.4 x 228.6 x 5.84mm | 204.12g
- 13 Mar 2015
- United States
- black & white illustrations