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A journey through England and Scotland to the Hebrides in 1784

Faujas-de-St.-Fond cit.

A journey through England and Scotland to the Hebrides in 1784

by Faujas-de-St.-Fond cit.

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Published by H. Hopkins in Glasgow .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Geology -- Great Britain,
  • Great Britain -- Description and travel

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby B. Faujas de Saint Fond
    SeriesLandmarks II, monographs
    ContributionsGeikie, Archibald, Sir, 1835-1924
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination2 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15211947M

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A Journey through England and Scotland to the Hebrides in A Revised Edition of the English Translation Edited, with Notes and a Memoir of the and Irish History, 19th Century) (Volume 2) Paperback – May 8, Author: Barthélemy Faujas De St-Fond.

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Thank you for your :   A Journey through England and Scotland to the Hebrides in A Revised Edition of the English Translation - Cambridge Library Collection - British and Irish History, 19th Century Volume 2 (Paperback) Barthelemy Faujas-De-St-Fond (author), Sir Archibald Geikie (editor and translator)Pages: A Journey through England and Scotland to the Hebrides in Barthlemy Faujas De St-Fond The French geologist Barthlemy Faujas de Saint-Fond () abandoned the legal profession to pursue studies in natural history, working at the museum of natural history in Paris and as royal commissioner of mines.

Pris: kr. Häftad, Skickas inom vardagar. Köp A Journey through England and Scotland to the Hebrides in av Barthlemy Faujas De St-Fond på In the summer ofThomas Pennant, together with three travelling companions, set out on a five month journey through the north of England, mainland Scotland and the Western Isles.

Pennant’s subsequent account of the tour, publishing in andwas intended to enlighten a readership largely ignorant of the more ‘remote’ parts of [ ]. This is a gem.

You get both Samuel Johnson's and James Boswell's individual accounts of their famous journey through Scotland in The introduction is terrific, as are the endnotes, and the accounts of the trip are fascinating, individually and compared to each other. One magnificent book.4/5(34). Originally published inThomas Pennant’s “Tour in Scotland and 18th century.

Written after his five month journey through mainland Scotland and the Western Isles in the summer ofPennant paints a vivid picture of Scotland during the last quarter of the 18th century.

Pennant had an eye for detail, and the account of [ ]. EMBED (for hosted blogs and item tags)Pages: I had desired to visit the Hebrides, or Western Islands of Scotland, so long, that I scarcely remember how the wish was originally excited; and was in the Autumn of the year induced to undertake the journey, by finding in Mr.

Boswell a companion, whose acuteness would help my inquiry, and whose gaiety of conversation and civility of. Buy A Journey through England and Scotland to the Hebrides in 2 Volume Set: A Journey through England and Scotland to the Hebrides in A Revised - British and Irish History, 19th Century) Revised by Barthélemy Faujas De St-Fond (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. • A Journey through England and Scotland to the Hebrides in By B. Faujas de Saint-Fond. With Memoir by Sir Archibald Geikie. a vols. Glasgow: Hugh Hopkins.

[21s. net.] the National Convention. This be held tillwhen he retired to his estate of Saint-Fond. Journey through England and Scotland to the Hebrides in Glasgow, H.

Hopkins, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Faujas-de-St -Fond, cit.; Archibald Geikie; Cole Collection of Chemistry. Buy A Journey Through England and Scotland to the Hebrides in by Barthélemy Faujas de Saint Fond (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Barthélemy Faujas de Saint Fond. Get this from a library. A journey through England and Scotland to the Hebrides in [Faujas-de-St -Fond, cit.; Archibald Geikie].

a journey to the western islands of scotland (samuel johnson: ); the journal ofo a tour to the hebrides with samuel johnson, ll.d (james boswell: ) The route they followed together led from Edinburgh, through Aberdeen and Inverness, west to the coast and over the sea to.

‎The book is about an eighty-three-day journey through Scotland, in particular the islands of the Hebrides, in the late summer and autumn of ‎Travel & Adventure 3/5(1).

A Journey through England and Scotland to the Hebrides in Saint Fond B. Faujas de, revised edition Geikie, Sir Archibald (Ed), 2 Vols, Hugh Hopkins, Glasgow A Journey to the Western Islands of Scotland. Macdonald, J F, Macdonald Justiciary Records of Argyll and the Isles Imrie, John (Ed), The Stair Society   Descriptions like these abound throughout the I hope this does not make people feel it is an unapproachable read.

The Crowdie and Cream trilogy is also very down-to-earth and very funny. With book in hand, I did a magical 3 week journey through the Hebrides, spending most of my time retracing Finlay’s footsteps on Harris. InBoswell enticed his famous English friend Samuel Johnson to accompany him on a tour through the highlands and western islands of Scotland.

Johnson was then in his mid sixties. The two travellers set out from Edinburgh and skirted the eastern and northeastern coasts of Scotland, passing through St Andrews, Aberdeen and Travel journal /5. a journey through england and scotland to the hebrides in by b. faujas de saint fond in 2 volume -dugdales england & wales in 7 volumes & .A Journey to the Western Islands of Scotland () is a travel narrative by Samuel Johnson about an eighty-three-day journey through Scotland, in particular the islands of the Hebrides, in the late summer and autumn of The sixty-three-year-old Johnson was accompanied by his thirty-two-year-old friend of many years James Boswell, who was also keeping a record of the trip, published in.Buy A Journey Through England and Scotland to The Hebrides in [2 volumes] [limited edition], Oxfam, Faujas de Saint Fond, B., Geikie, Sr Archibald (trans).