New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1957, First editions. Both books Fine in Near Fine dust jackets. The first book with just a bit of toning and a few stray marks to the dust jacket. The second book with a previous owner's name and label on the front end paper, and also with a bit of toning to the jacket. Together a very handsome set.
"This classic captures the endearing relationship between a man and his grandson as they fish and hunt the lakes and woods of North Carolina. All the while the Old Man acts as teacher and guide, passing on his wisdom and life experiences to the boy, who listens in rapt fascination" (contemporary review). An endearing pair of books depicting the older generation's ability to shape the next generation. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. (Item #2443)