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Elegy from the Edge of a Continent : Photographing Point Reyes (Hardcover) (Austin Granger)
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Ten-years-in-the-making, Austin Granger’s Elegy from the Edge of a Continent: Photographing Point Reyes is a earnest beacon to an extraordinary place. It is a book about Sir Francis Drake and the Golden Hind, Miwok Indians and eucalyptus trees, sea lions and elk. It is a book about wind and fog, lupine and firs, starfish and granite and daffodils. Combining haunting black and white photographs with wide-ranging prose, that is at turns penetrating, humorous, and poignant, Elegy from the Edge of a Continent is both a heartfelt memoir to a singular land, and a luminous meditation on how we make, and are made by, the world around us. It is, above all, a work of love.
Number of Pages: 188
Author: Austin Granger
Street Date: August 16, 2016
Item Number (DPCI): 248-25-9396
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