Tales of Fishes

eBook: Tales of Fishes

Sprache - Englisch

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"Tales of Fishes" presents an incredible description of ocean fishing. The writer's fish stories explain the mental and physical demands of landing the largest and countless catches of swordfish, marlin, tuna, and many other species of deep-water fish. Anyone delighted by fishing can find a medium that will appeal to their needs in this work.

Über den Autor

Zane Grey (1872-1939) was a prolific American author best known for popularizing the Western genre with his adventure novels set in the American frontier. Born Pearl Zane Gray in Zanesville, Ohio, he later adopted the name Zane Grey as his pen name. He graduated from the University of Pennsylvania with a degree in dentistry but soon turned his passion for the Old West and historical tales into a successful writing career. Grey's narrative style often wove together action, adventure, and romance, engaging readers with vivid descriptions of the untamed landscapes and the spirited characters who inhabited them. One of his lesser-known works, 'Tales of Fishes' (1919), showcases his love for fishing and adventure alike, capturing the allure of the sea and the thrill of the catch. Though primarily celebrated for his adventure stories such as 'Riders of the Purple Sage' (1912), his foray into writing about the natural world and sport in 'Tales of Fishes' exemplifies his versatility as a writer and a passionate outdoorsman. His writings have not only entertained generations but also contributed to the myth of the American West, influencing popular perceptions through the romanticism of his depictions. Grey's books, many of which have been adapted into films, continue to be read and appreciated for their historical portrayal of the American frontier and his mastery of storytelling.

Produkt Details

Verlag: DigiCat

Genre: Sprache - Englisch

Sprache: English

Umfang: 211 Seiten

Größe: 2,5 MB

ISBN: 8596547315971