Handwork in Wood
"[...]picked out and set adrift one by one, the timbers not inextricably imbedded. From time to time the mass creaked, settled, perhaps even moved a foot or two; but always the practised rivermen, after a glance, bent more eagerly to their work. * * * Suddenly the six men below the jam scattered. * * * holding their peaveys across their bodies, they jumped lightly from one floating log to another in the zig-zag to shore. * * * Fig. 18. Log Jam. Adirondack Mountains, New York. Fig. 18. Log Jam. Adirondack Mountains, New York. In the meantime a barely perceptible motion was communicating itself from one particle to another thru[...]."
- Paperback | 214 pages
- 152.4 x 228.6 x 9.91mm | 317.51g
- 10 Mar 2015
- Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
- United States
- black & white illustrations