Stalking the wild asparagus.

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D. McKay Co. , New York
Plants, Edible, Herbs, New J
StatementWith illus. by Margaret D. Schroeder.
The Physical Object
Pagination303 p.
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STALKING THE WILD ASPARAGUS was a bible of the environmental movement--as well as a primer for anyone interested in healthy, inexpensive by: Stalking the wild asparagus.

book the Wild Asparagus" is both inspiring and educational. This, I believe, was the first book on wild edibles to be written, and Euell Gibbons earns his right to declare himself the father of the foraging movement, although he never did claim that. He just shared what he loved, and his excitement shines throughout the book/5(30).

I run a book group that meets at a local and sustainable foods restaurant. We discussed Stalking the Wild Asparagus this month. This book was published in and is rightfully considered a bible of the environmental movement and a primer for anyone interested in healthy, inexpensive eating/5.

Free download or read online Stalking the Wild Asparagus pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of this novel was published in January 1stand was written by Euell Gibbons. The book was Stalking the wild asparagus. book in multiple languages including English language, consists /5. Euell Gibbons was born in Red River County, Texas, and made a living in various ways—as a cowboy, hobo, carpenter, surveyor, boat builder, beachcomber, newspaperman, farmer, and teacher—throughout many states, before writing his 4/4(2).

Book Overview Fifty years ago an unknown writer named Euell Gibbons () presented a book on gathering wild foods to the New York publisher David McKay Co. Together they settled on the title, Stalking the Wild Asparagus. Stalking The Wild Asparagus.

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Staff Reviews; Details; Look Inside; Customer Reviews "The wilds are full of food, and we've only recently stopped teaching each other to find it.

Gibbons gives us back some of that know-how, with anecdotes that he delivers like a favorite uncle long familiar with both the woods and good living. Instead, the wild asparagus is stalked. You need to know the signs, looking for its tracks, stalking months, even seasons, before.

I had come across this stand of the wild asparagus on a prior wander, in the height of summer. That’s the best time to start your stalking, as the tender tips have long since grown tall. One of his first discoveries was wild asparagus, hence the book title namesake.

This book is lyrical, yet practical and covers a sizeable array of wild foods- location, preparation, uses, etc. Recipes are given all through the book as well as some medicinal use info. One of Gibbons' favorite plants was the Dandelion (Taraxacum officinale)/5().

Wild Asparagus. Wild asparagus has been made famous by the book titled "Stalking the Wild Asparagus". Written in the early 's by Euel I Gibbons and Illustrated by Margaret F. Schroeder.

Euel Gibbons books take a look at nature and all it has to offer. This is one of those books and includes a lovely section about his discovery of the wild. Thus, it was that "Stalking the Wild Asparagus" was a revelation to me when I first encountered it as a young man. Somebody else in the world was interested in eating wild plants.

Quite a few somebodies, it developed, because this book ran through a lot of printings and Euell Gibbons became a folk hero and TV by: Review: Stalking the Wild Asparagus User Review - Candice - Goodreads. You know, Euell Gibbons was a very interesting guy, which surprised me.

The recipes make me wonder why anyone would even try to cook some of this stuff.4/5(3). Stalking the Wild Asparagus has sold the better part of half a million copies since the original publication and has been continuously in print since Euell Gibbons was one of the few people in this country to devote a considerable part of his life to the adventure of living off the land.

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His book includes. Euell Gibbons was one of the few people in this country to devote a considerable part of his life to the adventure of "living off the land.".

He sought out wild plants all over North America and made them into delicious dishes. His book includes recipes for vegetable and casserole dishes, breads, cakes, muffins and twenty different pies.5/5(2). Stalking the Wild Asparagus has sold the better part of half a million copies since the original publication and has been continuously in print since See details - Stalking the Wild Asparagus, Paperback by Gibbons, Euell, Brand New, Free shi.

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68 Capitalizing on the growing return-to-nature movement inthe resulting work, Stalking the Wild Asparagus, became an instant success. Gibbons then produced the cookbooks Stalking the Blue-Eyed Scallop in and Stalking the Healthful Herbs in Born: September 8,Clarksville, Texas, U.S.

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Euell Gibbons’ most popular book taught the art of foraging for wild edible and nutritious plants to the new back-to-the-landers and to others exploring alternative economic pursuits and outdoorsman Gibbons produced a number of influential works which included Stalking the Blue-Eyed Scallop and Stalking the Healthful Herbs.

Stalking the Wild Asparagus has sold the better part of half a million copies since the original publication and has been continuously in print since Euell Gibbons was one of the few people in this country to devote a considerable part of his life to the adventure of living off the land/5().

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Description: Fifty years ago an unknown writer named Euell Gibbons () presented a book on gathering wild foods to the New York publisher David McKay Co. Together they settled on the title, Stalking the Wild one expected that this iconic title would become part of the American language, nor did they anticipate the revival of interest in natural food and in environmental.

Euell Gibbons is the author of Stalking the Wild Asparagus ( avg rating, ratings, 82 reviews, published ), Stalking the Healthful Herbs ( /5. His first book in“Stalking the Wild Asparagus”, became an instant hit. The content evidently touching a chord with a burgeoning back-to-nature movement.

This and his next two books (See reviews of Euell’s best three books) were packed with information on how to find, gather, and prepare wild foods.

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McKay Co CollectionPages:. Stalking The Wild Asparagus and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at - Stalking the Wild Asparagus by Gibbons, Euell - AbeBooks Passion for books.The prolific author, Euell Gibbons (), is best know for his classic book on edible wild plants, Stalking the Wild Asparagus.

This seminal book opened up for all the US the world of edible wild plants. His writing includes: Stalking the Wild Asparagus ( Stalking the Blue-Eyed Scallop () Stalking the Healthful Herbs ().Euell Gibbons was born in Red River County, Texas, and made a living in various ways--as a cowboy, hobo, carpenter, surveyor, boat builder, beachcomber, newspaperman, farmer, and teacher--throughout many states, before writing his first book, Stalking the Wild Asparagus, in at age fifty-one.