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Landmarks

Landmarks( )
Author: Macfarlane, Robert
ISBN:978-0-241-96787-4
Publication Date:Aug 2016
Publisher:Penguin Publishing Group
Imprint:Penguin Books
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $18.00
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"Words are grained into our landscapes, and landscapes are grained into our words. Landmarksis about the power of language to shape our sense of place. It is a field guide to the literature of nature, and a glossary containing thousands of remarkable words used in England, Scotland, Ireland and Wales to describe land, nature and weather. Travelling from Cumbria to the Cairngorms, and exploring the landscapes of Roger Deakin, J. A. Baker, Nan Shepherd and others, Robert...
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Pages:448
Detailed Subjects: Travel / Europe / Great Britain
Nature / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.031 x 7.722 x 1.053 Inches
Book Weight:0.695 Pounds
Author Biography
Macfarlane, Robert (Author)


Robert Macfarlane is the author of Landmarks which made the Samuel Johnson Prize 2015 shortlist.

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