The Country Diary of an Edwardian Lady: Edith Holden

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The Country Diary of an Edwardian Lady: Edith Holden

The Country Diary of an Edwardian Lady: Edith Holden

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His work has appeared in the New Scientist, Geographical, Times Higher Education and the science journal Nature, as well as the Guardian newspaper. The pages you see above are examples of what you will receive and not necessarily what you will get as pages will be selected at random.

I suspect that this individual has been attracted by the surplus Christmas walnuts and hazelnuts we’ve left out for the squirrels. You really wouldn't know it was 2nd hand except for the lovely inscription inside the book from when it was first gifted.Within this magazine you will find plenty of tips, tricks, ideas and inspiration from the expert design team. I like this as the country side has changed so much over the 100 plus years since this was written, if you like art , poetry and folklore this is for you. Seller has stated it will dispatch the item within 1 working day upon receipt of cleared payment - opens in a new window or tab . com, the Sell on Etsy app, and the Etsy app, as well as the electricity that powers Etsy’s global offices and employees working remotely from home in the US. It was of course used, but in very good condition, just slight discolouration to the edges of the pages, but for me that just added to its vintage charm.

this book would be found interesting to anybody who is interested in the Natural history or the Edwardian period. Whilst Cobble Hill do work with some notable artists, there is always competition to use the image and this is not always exclusive. uk is not responsible for the contents of any Linked Site, including, without limitation, any link contained in a Linked Site, or any changes or updates to a Linked Site.All the charm and beauty of the original remains intact in this facsimile, with Holden's carefully handwritten entries: favorite poems, personal thoughts, observations of the wildlife she saw in her native Warwickshire; and remarks on her travels throughout England and Scotland. I started sending my friends a newsletter about it all, then it became a blog - An Urban Country Diary. The images used on these sites are the property of their respective copyright owners, and are used by CalendarClub. Thank you to Rowena Scott ediths great niece for allowing such a beaut to be published it really does take you back in time. Any other use, including, the reproduction, modification, distribution, transmission, republication, or display, of the content, images and software on these sites is strictly prohibited.

Take, for example, the following remarks on the grey squirrel and the red squirrel: “One of the alien grey squirrels, now so securely established in England, was killed in Cheshire and given me a few days ago, and it is easy to see how the belief arose that it inter-breeds with our native red squirrel, although no authentic evidence whatever of hybridization between the two species has ever come to light.So how have these idiosyncratic nature notes survived the changing fashions of publishing, and what do they tell us about the changes to our wildlife through two world wars and a revolution in the structure of the British countryside? Capitalizing on the current Downton Abbey inspired appetite for Edwardian-era ephemera, fashions, and society, this reproduction brings readers back to a time in which propriety, civility, and an appreciation for the natural world reigned. Most purchases from business sellers are protected by the Consumer Contract Regulations 2013 which give you the right to cancel the purchase within 14 days after the day you receive the item. The family lived in the small village of Olton in Warwickshire and it was there that she wrote and illustrated the book. You can change your choices at any time by visiting Cookie preferences, as described in the Cookie notice.

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