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Remote Britain, Landscape, People and Books

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Remote Britain relishes the ever-changing landscapes of Britain and the people who grow out of them - plus the constant surprises. As in his acclaimed Journey Through Britain, David St John Thomas finds remains of railways and even active steam trains in the most unlikely of places, stays in hotels to fall in love with or to hate, and is never short of people who express their own views, as he does colourfully himself in chapters such as "In the Footsteps of the Queen Mother." This thinking traveller's tour of some of Britain's most out-of-the-way places throws up many common themes: small but contented populations, the sea as the historic highway. Remote Britain brings readers to corners of the nation that they've never seen before. Book condition throughout very good: dust jacket complete and unmarked, cloth covers very good and all pages crisp and clean.

Item details

Added value:
First Edition with Dust Jacket
Author(s):
Thomas David St John
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
2010
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0711230544
ISBN-13:
9780711230545
Number of pages:
536
Publisher:
Frances Lincoln
Title:
Remote Britain, Landscape, People and Books

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Remote Britain relishes the ever-changing landscapes of Britain and the people who grow out of them - plus the constant surprises. As in his acclaimed Journey Through Britain, David St John Thomas finds remains of railways and even active steam trains in the most unlikely of places, stays in hotels to fall in love with or to hate, and is never short of people who express their own views, as he does colourfully himself in chapters such as "In the Footsteps of the Queen Mother." This thinking traveller's tour of some of Britain's most out-of-the-way places throws up many common themes: small but contented populations, the sea as the historic highway. Remote Britain brings readers to corners of the nation that they've never seen before. Book condition throughout very good: dust jacket complete and unmarked, cloth covers very good and all pages crisp and clean.

Added value:
First Edition with Dust Jacket
Author(s):
Thomas David St John
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
2010
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0711230544
ISBN-13:
9780711230545
Number of pages:
536
Publisher:
Frances Lincoln
Title:
Remote Britain, Landscape, People and Books

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