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Icons of England

Author: Bill Bryson; Charles, Prince of Wales; Campaign to Protect Rural England,
Publisher: London, England : Black Swan, 2016. ©2008
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This celebration of the English countryside does not only focus on the rolling green landscapes and magnificent monuments that set England apart from the rest of the world. Many of the contributors bring their own special touch, presenting a refreshingly eclectic variety of personal icons, from pub signs to seaside piers, from cattle grids to canal boats, and from village cricket to nimbies. First published as a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Anecdotes
Nonfiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bill Bryson; Charles, Prince of Wales; Campaign to Protect Rural England,
ISBN: 9781784161965 1784161969
OCLC Number: 950745408
Notes: Originally published: Think Books, 2008.
Description: 367 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Responsibility: edited by Bill Bryson.

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"Armchair travelers and Anglophiles will be equally pleased." --Booklist

 
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