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A river runs through it and other stories.

Norman Maclean

A river runs through it and other stories.

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Published by Pan .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Paginationxxii,217p.
Number of Pages217
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17218402M
ISBN 100330313215


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Overview A River Runs through It is a semi-autobiographical novella by the American author Norman Maclean. The novella was published inand A River Runs through It was nominated for a Pulitzer Prize in The novella contains the coming-of-age story of the author and his brother, Paul. InA River Runs Through It and Other Stories was published to widespread acclaim.

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Get this from a library. A river runs through it, and other stories. [Norman Maclean] -- Collection of three Western stories, featuring the title piece about the relationship between a father and his two sons, bound together by love and fly fishing.

When Norman Maclean sent the manuscript of A River Runs through It and Other Stories to New York publishers, he received a slew of rejections. One editor, so the story goes, replied, “it has trees in it.” Forty years later, the title novella is recognized as one of the great American tales of the twentieth century, and Maclean as one of the most beloved writers of our time/5(25).

Book Overview This description may be from another edition of this product. Just as Norman Maclean writes at the end of "A River Runs through It" that he is "haunted by waters," so have readers been haunted by his novella. A retired English professor who began writing fiction Cited by: When Norman Maclean sent the manuscript of A River Runs through It and Other Stories to New York publishers, he received a slew of rejections.

One editor, so the story goes, replied, “it has trees in it.” Forty years later, the title novella is recognized as one of the great American tales of the twentieth century, and Maclean as one of the most beloved writers of our time.

When Norman Maclean sent the manuscript of A River Runs through It and Other Stories to New York publishers, he received a slew of editor, so the story goes, replied, "it has trees in it." Forty years later, the title novella is recognized as one of the great American tales of the twentieth century, and Maclean as one of the most beloved writers of our time/5(26).

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A first offering from a year-old writer, the basis of a top-grossing movie, and the first original fiction published by the University of Chicago Press, A River Runs through It and Other Stories has sold more than a million copies.

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A River Runs Through It and Other Stories is a semi-autobiographical collection of three stories by author Norman Maclean (–) published in May by the University of Chicago Press.

It contains: "A River Runs Through It" "Logging and Pimping and 'Your pal, Jim'" "USFS The Ranger, the Cook, and a Hole in the Sky"Country: United States. Editions for A River Runs Through it and Other Stories: (Paperback published in ), (Paperback published in ), (Kindle Editi.

When Norman Maclean sent the manuscript of A River Runs through It and Other Stories to New York publishers, he received a slew of rejections. One editor, so the story goes, replied, “it has trees in it.” Forty years later, the title novella is recognized as one of the great American tales of the twentieth century, and Maclean as one of the most beloved writers of our time/5.

Note: all page numbers and citation info for the quotes below refer to the University of Chicago Press edition of A River Runs Through It published in Part 2 Quotes On the river the heat mirages danced with each other and then they danced through each other and then they joined hands and danced around each other.

Originally published inA River Runs through It and Other Stories now celebrates its twenty-fifth anniversary, marked by this new edition that includes a foreword by Annie Proulx.

Maclean grew up in the western Rocky Mountains in the first decades of the twentieth century. A River Runs Through It and Other Stories. MACLEAN, Norman. Item Number: Chicago: University of Chicago, First edition, first printing of the author’s first book. Octavo, original cloth.

Signed by Norman Maclean on the front free endpaper. Fine in a near fine price-clipped dust jacket without the usual sunning to the spine. A River Runs Through It and Other Stories, Twenty-fifth Anniversary Edition. Average Rating: () stars out of 5 stars 27 ratings, based on 27 reviews.

Write a review. There are a few additional stories in the book I have, A River Runs Through It being the only one I've read so far.

Since this is a short story and the best known of Maclean /5(27). Norman Maclean's A RIVER RUNS THROUGH IT may well be the best novella in American literature with this edition made all the more delightful with Barry Moser's woodblock illustrations. This particular edition omits the two short stories - "Logging and Pimping and 'Your Pal, Jim'" and "USFS The Ranger, the Cook, and a Hole in the Sky.

A River Runs through It and Other Stories, Twenty-fifth Anniversary Edition With a New Forward by Annie Proulx Cloth $ Paper $ ©, pages For information on purchasing the book—from bookstores or here online—please go to the webpage for A River Runs Through It.

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A river runs through it and other stories by Norman Maclean,University of Chicago Press edition, in EnglishPages:   In A River Runs Through It, Norman Maclean claims that “in my family, there is no clear line between religion and fly-fishing.”Nor is there a clear line between family and fly-fishing.

It is the one activity where brother can connect with brother and father with son, bridging troubled relationships at the junction of great trout rivers in western Montana/5(2). Directed by Robert Redford.

With Craig Sheffer, Brad Pitt, Tom Skerritt, Brenda Blethyn. The story about two sons of a stern minister -- one reserved, one rebellious -- growing up in rural Montana while devoted to fly fishing.