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by Derry Brabbs,Alfred Wainwright

eBook Wainwright in the Valleys of Lakeland epub
  • ISBN: 0718134818
  • Author: Derry Brabbs,Alfred Wainwright
  • Genre: Sports
  • Subcategory: Individual Sports
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Michael Joseph Ltd; First Edition edition (September 24, 1992)
  • Pages: 232 pages
  • ePUB size: 1577 kb
  • FB2 size 1826 kb
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Alfred Wainwright (". ) MBE (17 January 1907 – 20 January 1991) was a British fellwalker, guidebook author and illustrator.

Alfred Wainwright (". His seven-volume Pictorial Guide to the Lakeland Fells, published between 1955 and 1966 and consisting entirely of reproductions of his manuscript, has become the standard reference work to 214 of the fells of the English Lake District.

The book celebrates the beauty of the valleys of Lakeland and includes many anecdotes from Wainwright's earlier explorations of the mountains, fells . Photographs by. Derry Brabbs. Country of Publication.

The book celebrates the beauty of the valleys of Lakeland and includes many anecdotes from Wainwright's earlier explorations of the mountains, fells and valleys. Penguin Books LTD. ISBN-10.

by Alfred Wainwright (Author), Derry Brabbs (Photographer). Paperback: 232 pages.

Alfred Wainwright was born in Blackburn, Lancashire into a family which was relatively poor, mostly because of. .Wainwright in the Valleys of Lakeland, photographs by Derry Brabbs (1992, posthumously).

Alfred Wainwright was born in Blackburn, Lancashire into a family which was relatively poor, mostly because of his stonemason father's alcoholism. He did very well at school (first in nearly every subject) although he left at the age of 13. While most of his classmates were obliged to find employment in the local mills, Wainwright started work as an office boy in Blackburn Borough Engineer's Department.

The condition of this book is as stated above, however this book is slightly damaged in some way. Typically a grazed corner or torn cover.

All Authors, Contributors: Alfred Wainwright; Derry Brabbs. Find more information about: Alfred Wainwright Derry Brabbs. ISBN: 071813718134884.

Wainwright travels through 42 principal valleys and their side valleys, from the best k A. Wainwright . This book is full of personal reminiscences of happy explorations in the days when Lakeland had fewer visitors. Wainwright finished this, his last book, shortly before his death in January 1991. As his eyesight failed, Wainwright relied on his memories of the landscape he loved. Wainwright travels through 42 principal valleys and their side valleys, from the best known and most beautiful to the lesser known or more remote valleys

Wainwright finished this, his last book, shortly before his death in January 1991  . Wainwright in the Valleys of the Lakeland.

Wainwright in the Valleys of the Lakeland. by Alfred Wainwright.

Photographers have captured the spirit of fell walker Alfred Wainwright's .

Photographers have captured the spirit of fell walker Alfred Wainwright's Lake District with a series of landscape pictures. Wainwright, who died in 1991, was a historical and cultural figure for Cumbria, compiling drawings of 214 fells over 10 years of exploration. Fifty years after he wrote about his first Lakes walk in 1952, the Wainwright Society was formed to keep alive the things he promoted through the guidebooks. Since 2003, the society has run an annual photography competition for its 1,000 members. In 1984, he collaborated with the photographer Derry Brabbs for another series of books.

Wainwright in the Valleys of Lakeland,Alfred Wainwright,Derry Brabbs.

This is the final book from A. Wainwright, completed just before his death in January 1991. The book is a celebration of the beautiful valleys of Lakeland and includes many anecdotes from Wainwright's earlier explorations of the mountains, fells and valleys which he later evoked in words and drawings. Alfred Wainwright is the author of the "Pictoral Guides to the Lakeland Fells" and "Wainwright on the Lakeland and Mountain Passes" as well as over 40 guidebooks and volumes of drawings.
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