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Cross Country Walter Thornbury

Cross Country

Walter Thornbury

Published September 27th 2015
ISBN : 9781331443094
Paperback
372 pages
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Excerpt from Cross CountryThe following chapters are chiefly reprints- they represent a campaign of some ten years in periodicals.The scenes I have sketched are to me pleasant reminiscences of artist tramps in various English counties (especiallyMoreExcerpt from Cross CountryThe following chapters are chiefly reprints- they represent a campaign of some ten years in periodicals.The scenes I have sketched are to me pleasant reminiscences of artist tramps in various English counties (especially Wiltshire, my foster mother), of many enjoyable rides and walks on the coast of Antrim and round the arbutus-woods that fringe with evergreen the beautiful shores of Killarney. As for the Somersetshire Rambles, they carry me back to some ten years ago, when I was a reporter and sub-editor of Felix Farleys Bristol Journal, a paper now dead, but which in its time had nursed the genius of Chatterton, and of nearly all the Lake Poets, and to my connection with which I look back with pleasure.About the PublisherForgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.comThis book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully- any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.