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Title:Literary Landscape of the British Isles : A Narrative Atlas
Price:GBP£5.00 (about USD$6.50)
Book ID:B009-TOP00136
Publisher:Penguin, Harmondsworth, Middlesex, 1982
Dust Jacket:N/A
Penguin, 1982, Paperback, Book Condition: Good, Dust Jacket Condition: N/A, Reprint

a large-format paperback illustrated by numerous b/w. photo's., drawings & maps; "folIow in the footsteps of Geoffrey Chaucer's pilgrims. See London through the eyes of William Shakespeare, Samuel Johnson, Charles Dickens, and Virginia Woolf. Stroll the shores of the Lake District with William Wordsworth and revel in Jane Austen's Bath. Walk the country lanes of Thomas Hardy's Wessex and the cobbled Dublin streets of James Joyce and William Butler Yeats. This armchair traveler, compiled by a renowned literary scholar and a veteran cartographer, shows the ways in which a 'sense of place' coloured the imaginations of major British writers. Atlas and Gazetteer sections offer information on more than 225 leading authors and 475 cities, towns, and villages in the British Isles. Illustrated with more than 60 engravings and photographs as well as specifically tailored maps, this is an irresistible guide for those who visit the British Isles in reality or imagination."; previous owner's name on front endpaper & a little bumped on the outer corners but a sound copy; including atlas, gazetteer & index - 287 pages Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Literature & Literary; Topography Great Britain; Biography; Topography Great Britain; Britain/UK; Geography & Maps. ISBN: 0140057358. ISBN/EAN: 9780140057355. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: TOP00136.
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