Vesey-Fitzgerald, Brian, et. Al.
Title The Country Lover's Companion
Book Condition Good +
Jacket Condition No Jacket
Size 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall
Publisher London Odhams Press Ltd. 1950
Seller ID 001506
384 pp., 21 color plates, numerous b&w photos, index. Green cloth worn away in 4 coin-size spots on front cover and on spine. Otherwise clean for age. Not dated, but gift inscription on front endpaper corner indicates 1950. A collection of 15 descriptive essays on the scenery, historic landmarks and customs of various rural districts in England, Scotland and Wales. Abundant detail on folk customs and celebrations, some with pre-Christian origins. Co-authors include John Pennington, Alasdair Alpin MacGregor, Park Browman, M. Wilson Brown, Rowland Gregg, L.J. Wolff and Patrick Moorhouse.
Britain. Rural. Country. Village. Walking.