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Rambles, Roaming, and Recollections., ( PULMAN ) JOHN TROTANDOT (pseud.):

Author Name    ( PULMAN ) JOHN TROTANDOT (pseud.):

Title   Rambles, Roaming, and Recollections.

Publisher    Longman, Green... 1870

Seller ID   75889

7.5 x 5 inches. Hardback bound in green cloth with gilt lettering to front and spine, with small gilt decorations to ends. Blind embossed edging to boards. Grey endpapers. In very good condition. Corners bumped, Rubbing to edges and ends of spine. Some minor rubbing to rear board. Owners bookplate to front endpaper, and stamp to rear of frontis. Some mild foxing throughout. Else a tight and clean copy. Engraved frontis portrait of the author. 280 pp./ adverts. 2 pp. - A sympathy and passion for nature is expressed in these “ Ramblings...”, but theses papers also posses considerable historical and antiquarian interest. It introduces us to Tom Coryat, a native of Odcombe, who was court jester to Prince Henry, son of James I, and afterwards became a mighty traveller, and hung up as a trophy in the church a pair of boots in which he had walked 1,977 miles. Other papers describe interesting visits to Jordans, the seat of the Speke family, and to Whitelackington, and Monmourth’s Tree. Also we hear of John Coad, the God-fearing carpenter, of local racing, sea-fishing, trips to Jersey, etc.; All is described with “genial humour” (press opinions).

ENGLISH TOPOGRAPHY ( PULMAN ) JOHN TROTANDOT (pseud.): F. E. Hansford, topography angling speke odcombe monmouth west country fishing archaeology dialect somerset axe rustic sketches Jersey pulman country roaming rambles trotandot inscribed presentation john trotandot j.f. hanford

Price = 15.00 GBP


Step By Step. 1936-1939., CHURCHILL, WINSTON S:
Step By Step. 1936-1939.

Divers Voyages Touching the Discovery of America and the Islands Adjacent. With Notes and Introduction by John Winter Jones of the British Museum., WINTER JONES, John: HAKLUYT, Richard:
Divers Voyages Touching the Discovery of America and the Islands Adjacent. With Notes and Introduction by John Winter Jones of the British Museum.

The Lost Childhood. And Other Essays., GREENE, GRAHAM:
The Lost Childhood. And Other Essays.

The Afghan Campaigns of 1878-1880 Compiled from official and private sources. Historical Division., SHADBOLT, Sydney H.:
The Afghan Campaigns of 1878-1880 Compiled from official and private sources. Historical Division.

Shadows in Arcady. The Angelus, The Brass Plate, An Alley in Languedoc, The Devil at La Charite. SIGNED., FLINT, SIR WILLIAM RUSSELL:
Shadows in Arcady. The Angelus, The Brass Plate, An Alley in Languedoc, The Devil at La Charite. SIGNED.

“Sir Sala Jung and the Berars”. In: TINSLEY’S MAGAZINE. Vol. 18. XVII. From January to June 1876., (HENTY,G.A)
“Sir Sala Jung and the Berars”. In: TINSLEY’S MAGAZINE. Vol. 18. XVII. From January to June 1876.

Ancient Dorset. The Celtic, Roman, Saxon, and Danish Antiquities of the County .Including THE EARLY COINAGE illustrated with plates and woodcuts. Also An Introduction to the Ethnology of Dorset, and other Archaeological Notices of the County, By DR. T. WILLIAM WAKE SMART., WARNE, CHARLES: WILLIAM WAKE SMART, DR. T.:
Ancient Dorset. The Celtic, Roman, Saxon, and Danish Antiquities of the County .Including THE EARLY COINAGE illustrated with plates and woodcuts. Also An Introduction to the Ethnology of Dorset, and other Archaeological Notices of the County, By DR. T. WILLIAM WAKE SMART.

Kelly’s Directory of Berkshire And Oxfordshire 1939. With Coloured Maps., KELLY'S
Kelly’s Directory of Berkshire And Oxfordshire 1939. With Coloured Maps.

 


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