Urrea, Luis Alberto [Editor] A World of Turtles: A Literary Celebration
Boulder, Colorado, U.S.A. Johnson Books 1997 1555661904 / 9781555661908 First Edition/First Printing Fine Trade Paperback Original Signed by Editor
This copy has been SIGNED and Dated 1/27/98 by co-Editor Luis Alberto Urrea on the title page! With writings from Aesop to Melville, and folklore from the Abenaki to the Wagarra, "A World of Turtles" is an anthology of literary, folkloric, and scientific selections about turtles and tortoises, compiled from ancient, modern, and contemporary sources. It looks at these cherished creatures from every possible human perspective, revealing them (and us) in their many guises.