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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   44186

Green cloth gt. A few pages show pencil annotations, and a few lines in pencil (possibly by the author?) Re-backed with original spine preserved. New endpapers. Foxing throughout. Good copy. Engraved frontis.portrait of the author. 280 pp./ adverts. 2 pp. INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR. PRESENTATION COPY: “ Mr. J.F. Hanford (?) with the author’s kind regards”. - 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 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 = 20.00 GBP


The Vicar of Wakefield. The Series of English Idylls. Twenty-Five Coloured Illustrations by C. E. Brock., BROCK, C. E.; GOLDSMITH, O:
The Vicar of Wakefield. The Series of English Idylls. Twenty-Five Coloured Illustrations by C. E. Brock.

The Life and Letters of Charles Darwin Including an Autobiographical Chapter. Edited by His Son Francis Darwin. In Three Volumes., DARWIN, Francis;
The Life and Letters of Charles Darwin Including an Autobiographical Chapter. Edited by His Son Francis Darwin. In Three Volumes.

Indian Pictures. Drawn With Pen and Pencil., URWICK, REV. W:
Indian Pictures. Drawn With Pen and Pencil.

The Prehistoric and Roman Remains of Flintshire. With a short appendix to “The Prehistoric and Roman Remains of Denbighshire.” (1929). With 203 Illustrations, and 3 Maps of the County showing all the sites., Davies, Ellis;
The Prehistoric and Roman Remains of Flintshire. With a short appendix to “The Prehistoric and Roman Remains of Denbighshire.” (1929). With 203 Illustrations, and 3 Maps of the County showing all the sites.

The Land of Midian., PHILBY, H. St John B;
The Land of Midian.

The Dorset Regimental Journal. A Paper for Dorset Men, and Men of the Dorsets. Vol. II. May 1913, to April 1914., ROLLS, Capt. S. P. A.;
The Dorset Regimental Journal. A Paper for Dorset Men, and Men of the Dorsets. Vol. II. May 1913, to April 1914.

The County Books. Surrey., PARKER, Eric;
The County Books. Surrey.

Nearest to the Pole. A Narrative of the Polar Expedition of the Peary Arctic Club in the S.S. Roosevelt, 1905-06., PEARY, R. E.:
Nearest to the Pole. A Narrative of the Polar Expedition of the Peary Arctic Club in the S.S. Roosevelt, 1905-06.

 


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