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From Gretna Green to Land"s End

a literary journey in England

by Bates, Katharine Lee

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Published by T.Y. Crowell & Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Description and travel

  • Edition Notes

    The bulk of the material in this volume is reprinted from the Chautauquan.

    Statementby Katharine Lee Bates ... with illustrations from photographs by Katharine Coman
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA630 .B32 1909
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 385, [1] p.
    Number of Pages385
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26588300M
    OCLC/WorldCa17643942

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The Debatable Lands ran just more than eight miles across From Gretna Green to Lands End book its widest, and roughly 13 miles from the elevated north down to the sandy-flats of the south with Gretna at its south-western tip and.

Katharine Lee Bates (Aug – Ma ) was a prolific American writer, college professor, scholar, and social activist. Although she published volumes of poetry, travel books, essays, children's books, books for young adults, and editions of many earlier writers' works, today Bates is primarily remembered as the author of "America the Beautiful".

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From Gretna Green to Land's End: A Literary Journey in England. Contents The Border -- The Lake Country -- Three rush-bearings -- A group of industrial counties -- The heart of England: Warwickshire -- The Cotswolds -- Oxford -- Counties of the Severn valley -- Somerset and Devonshire -- Cornwall.

Unfortunately Gretna Green is a lot less quaint and romantic now than it must have been in the past, as it has been turned into a commercial site and tourist hot-spot. The Old Blacksmith’s Shop has been surrounded by gift shops, visitor centres, and amusements, reminiscent of the atrocity you can also see at Land’s End (you can see my full.

Finally available, a high quality book of the original classic edition of From Gretna Green to Land's End - A Literary Journey in England. It was previously published by other bona fide publishers, and is now, after many years, back in print.

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Just returned from Land’s End to John O’Groats with Pedal Britain. It was an amazing 2 weeks made even better by Darren’s care and attention to detail and our guide Paul’s help and sense of humour.

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Listen to books in audio format. Cycling from Land’s End to John O’Groats, the furthest possible distance in the British Isles, is a classic challenge that many dream of. Starting at Land’s End on the south-westerly tip of England, we pedal our way through Cornwall, over Dartmoor and north along the Welsh border, skirting the Lake District into Scotland, via lochs and.

Gretna Green to John o'Groats Gretna Green to John o'Groats. I really do this. Did I have enough socks. Would I be able to manage if I had a puncture.

Was it a mistake to leave my book behind. The other guest staying there was walking from John o'Groats to Lands End, a 9 week journey.

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Day Twenty – 27th May - Gretna Green to Moffat. We had our photos taken then went to sign the End to End Book in the Hotel after crossing the finishing line. 27 miles. Click on Photo above to link to our Photo Gallery. Land’s End to John O’Groats - miles - 32 days. Adrian and Henry Cole. Robert and John Naylor were wealthy brothers from Cheshire who in September set off to undertake what was probably the first continuous walk from John o' Groat's to Lands End.

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I have two copies of this book, a reprint which I use as my ‘everyday’ copy and a first edition from which I treasure. One of the things I love most about this little book is Blight’s gorgeous illustrations throughout and of course the wonderful nuggets of information he includes.

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Anglotopia is now our full-time jobs and we spend our time working on. LEJOG – Lands End to John O’Groats. Nikki’s 40th Birthday ride, a stupid idea hatched in a pub that got out of hand Day 6 Gretna Green – Perth miles ft climbing (Gru’s day) Lands End miles, our route was ish miles.

As soon as the photo call was done it was off to the tat shop for fridge magnets. Then bikes. Land's End To John O'Groats Cycle blacksmith’s forge at Gretna Green, elopement capital of the world.

We then ride mainly rolling, quiet back-roads time to celebrate and sign the official End to End book, we load up the bikes and head south to Inverness, where.

Posts about England written by andyspex. By Andy. By Neil. Distance: Miles. Altitude: 4, Ft. After a week of riding we finish coming through the Scottish Lowlands and into England through Gretna Green where we won’t be getting married to each other.

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