Notes Collected in the Adirondacks, 1895 & 1896
By Arpad Geyza Gerster
Edited by Sidney S. Whelan, Jr.
"For anyone who loves the woods and waters of the North Country, it is a great treat to immerse oneself in this account. You're at Raquette Lake, day by day, for weeks at a time, May to October (usually with a break during the black fl season of June and part of July), from 1895 through 1898.
...What makes the Gerster diary so interesting, though, is the man himself, a subject carefully explored in the Introduction..."
(Excerpt from Introduction by Sidney S. Whelan, Jr.)