Title: The Complete Pig.
Publisher: Voyageur Press , Stillwater, MN
Publication Date: 2000
Dust Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket Included
Signed: Signed by Author(s)
Edition: 1st Edition
Square small 4to. Glazed pictorial paper over boards, pictorial dust jacket. 144pp. Extensive illustrations (many color). Fine/fine. Superb, tight first edition of this (to cite front jacket panel) "Entertaining History of Pigs," a dense compilation of hog lore, fact and fiction -- handsomely signed by Rath in black ballpoint on the front flyleaf, where she adds "Best Wishes." Though not so noted, from the collection of noted Midwest children's book etcher and author Art Geisert, many of whose best known books are populated entirely with pig characters. Bookseller Inventory # 35944
Synopsis: Loaded with a fine assortment of photographs...interesting and amusing facts, phrases, stories, folklore, and history...a fun, upbeat book.... Library Journal.
About the Author: Sara Rath of Elm Grove, Wisconsin is the author of Voyageur Press' "The Complete Cow" and "About Cows," one novel, and four volumes of poetry. She also writes short stories, non-fiction articles, radio scripts, and screenplays for public TV and film. The granddaughter of a prizewinning cheesemaker, Sara has been heavily influenced by the rural landscape, as evidenced in her writing.
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