The Fo'c'sle (Hardcover)

Henry Beston's "Outermost House"

By Nan Parson Rossiter

David R. Godine Publisher, 9781567924336, 1pp.

Publication Date: June 13, 2012

List Price: 17.95*
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In 1926 on Cape Cod, writer/naturalist Henry Beston, living in a little house named the Fo'c'sle, observes native and migratory birds and other wonders of nature as the seasons change. Excerpts from Beston's nature book "The Outermost House" are interspersed throughout the story.