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The Marsh Arabs

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The Marsh Arabs

Wilfred Thesiger

Travel writing; Literature, Poetry & Criticism

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During the years he spent among the Marsh Arabs of southern Iraq Wilfred Thesiger came to understand, admire and share a way... [more]

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Arabian Sands

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Arabian Sands

Wilfred Thesiger

Travel writing; Literature, Poetry & Criticism

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Wilfred Thesiger was born in Addis Ababa and educated at Eton and Oxford. In the spirit of TE Lawrence, Thesiger spent five... [more]

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The Road to Oxiana

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The Road to Oxiana

Robert Byron

Travel & holiday; Travel writing

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In 1933, the author began a journey through the Middle East via Beirut, Jerusalem, Baghdad, and Teheran to Oxiana - the country... [more]

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The Travels of Sir John Mandeville

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The Travels of Sir John Mandeville

John Mandeville

Classic travel writing; Literature, Poetry & Criticism

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Ostensibly written by an English knight, the Travels purport to relate his experiences in the Holy Land, Egypt, India and... [more]

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Njal's Saga

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Njal's Saga

Leifur Eiricksson, Robert Cook

Literary essays; Sagas; Local history; Literature, Poetry & Criticism

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Set around the time of Iceland's conversion to Christianity, this saga follows a 50 year blood-feud. The narrative focuses... [more]

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American Notes

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American Notes

Charles Dickens

Biography: historical, political & military; Classic travel writing; Literature, Poetry & Criticism

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When Charles Dickens set out for America in 1842 he was the most famous man of his day to travel there - curious about the... [more]

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London Journal 1762-1763

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London Journal 1762-1763

James Boswell, Gordon Turnbull

Autobiography: literary; Diaries, letters & journals; Places & peoples: pictorial works; Literature, Poetry & Criticism

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Edinburgh-born James Boswell, at 22, kept a daily diary of his eventful second stay in London from 1762 to 1763. This journal... [more]

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The Complete Nonsense and Other Verse

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The Complete Nonsense and Other Verse

Edward Lear

Poetry; Poetry by individual poets; Humour

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'Nonsense is the breath of my nostrils', wrote Edward Lear (1812-88), and this collection demonstrates the varied ways in... [more]

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The Expression of the Emotions in Man and Animals

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The Expression of the Emotions in Man and Animals

Charles Darwin

The natural world, country life & pets; Literature, Poetry & Criticism

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If Darwin had one goal with Expression, it was to demonstrate the power of his theories for explaining the origin of our most... [more]

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D. H. Lawrence and Italy

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D. H. Lawrence and Italy

D. H. Lawrence

Literary studies: from c 1900 -; Literary studies: fiction, novelists & prose writers; Travel writing; Literature, Poetry & Criticism

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In these impressions of the Italian countryside: Twilight in Italy , Sea and Sardina , and Etruscan Places , the author... [more]

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Pictures from Italy

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Pictures from Italy

Charles Dickens

Literary essays; Classic travel writing; Literature, Poetry & Criticism

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Italy's famous sights are all to be found here - St Peter's in Rome, Naples with Vesuvius smouldering in the background and... [more]

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The Voyage of the Beagle

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The Voyage of the Beagle

Charles Darwin

The natural world, country life & pets; Classic travel writing; Literature, Poetry & Criticism

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When HMS Beagle sailed out of Devonport on 27 December 1831, Charles Darwin was twenty-two and setting off on the voyage of... [more]

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South: The Endurance Expedition

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South: The Endurance Expedition

Sir Ernest Henry Shackleton

Geographical discovery & exploration; Travel & holiday; Travel writing; Expeditions

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The veteran explorer recounts the his desperate efforts to save his crew after his ship, the Endurance, was crushed, stranding... [more]

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A Tramp Abroad

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A Tramp Abroad

Mark Twain

Literary essays; Literary studies: c 1800 to c 1900 ; Literary studies: fiction, novelists & prose writers; Classic travel writing

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Presents the author's account of travelling in Europe. Cast in the form of a walking tour through Germany, Switzerland, France... [more]

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