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A John Graves Reader

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Since the publication of his haunting, elegiac Goodbye to a River in 1960, John Graves has become one of Texas' most beloved writers, whose circle of loyal readers extends far beyond the borders of his home state. A "regional" writer only by virtue of his gift for vividly evoking the spirit of the land and its people, Mr. Graves is also admired for the unerring craftsmansh ...more
Paperback, 351 pages
Published January 1st 1996 by University of Texas Press
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Matthew
Nov 10, 2011 Matthew rated it really liked it
Shelves: non-fiction, texana
My only complaint is that there is not more to read.

Hopefully, for Texas' greatest writer we will one day have a multi-volume, well-annotated, complete collection of everything he has written. He is too modest to include it all here.
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Great read about Texas. Should have ended before the section on "elsewhere". Stopped reading after Aztec Dog.
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