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A Complete Guide to the English Lakes, Comprising Minute Directions for the Tourist

Series: Cambridge Library Collection - Earth Science

By: Adam Sedgwick, William Wordsworth and John Hudson

322 pages, 11 b/w illus, 1 map

Cambridge University Press

Paperback | Dec 2010 | #186862 | ISBN-13: 9781108017886
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NHBS Price: £24.99 $32/€30 approx

About this book

A reprint of a classical work in the Cambridge Library Collection.

First published in 1853, this is a comprehensive guide to the British Lake District. It features contributions from William Wordsworth and the geologist Adam Sedgwick, as well as a number of shorter sections by local experts on subjects such as botany and toponymy.


Glossary; Introduction; Directions and information for the tourist; Description of the scenery of the Lakes; Geology of the Lake District in letters addressed to W. Wordsworth, Esq.; Appendix.

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