Far-flung Hubbell

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Random House, Jul 10, 1995 - Biography & Autobiography - 187 pages
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A collection of engaging essays about the odd corners of America covers such topics as the disappearance of the five-and-ten store, the nation's latest Elvis sightings, St. Louis's Bowling Alley Hall of Fame, and much more. 15,000 first printing.

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FAR FLUNG HUBBELL: Essays from the American Road

User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

Absolutely delightful slices of Americana from Hubbell (Broadsides from the Other Orders, 1993, etc.). Known as a crackerjack natural historian, Hubbell here dons a journalist's garb to file these wry ... Read full review

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User Review  - NellieMc - LibraryThing

A little disappointing for those of us who really admire her writings about natural history. This is the same travel genre as Bill Bryson or Calvin Trillin--searching out quirky Americana--but she ... Read full review

Contents

The Great American Pie Expedition
5
Happy New Year
31
Hey Presto
55
Copyright

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