By Esther Moir

First released in 1964, this book examines the journey of england. It focuses, neither on international travelers coming to Britain, nor on British travelers vacationing in another country, yet on British humans exploring their fatherland within the 3 centuries from 1540 to 1840. in this interval, it grew to become a favored hobby among gents of relaxation to commute for weeks, even months, in discovery in their personal state and this publication describes either the excitement taken by way of travelers of england and the hardships they continued. monitoring those trips over 3 centuries, the ebook provides a altering English panorama, a altering financial system, and a transformation in people’s tastes because the pursuits and matters of the travelers evolve over the time-frame covered.

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