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FREE READ º Off the Beaten Path A Traveler's Anthology E off wearing themis a huge mistake there is nothing so fatiguing as to lose one's ordinary support At turns bizarre hair raising hilarious and inspiring Off the Beaten Path will amuse both happy wanderers and those who are content to stay at home thank you very much. The illustrations and design of the book were interesting and charming than the uotations contained

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FREE READ º Off the Beaten Path A Traveler's Anthology Laura Stoddart's exuisite and witty drawings have earned her a devoted following With Off the Beaten Path she offers a sublime taste of her artistic talent and sense of humor In this charming anthology she pairs her delightful illustrations with sage reflections from. All the great travellers are here in this volume Christopher Columbus Vasco da Gama Marco Polo Mary Kingsley Captain Scott Freya Stark and many plus such as Edward Lear Noel Coward Samuel Taylor Coleridge Robert Browning Simon Raven and others They all offer views on travel albeit advice to the would be traveller or reflections on their own travels and they are all pithy comments so the reader can decide whether heshe would enjoy being off the beaten track or would prefer to stay at homeThe Roman philosopher Lucius Annaeus Seneca 4BC c65AD is one of the earliest travellers to offer his view which is I was not born for one corner the whole world is my native land I wonder if he would be so sure armed with the knowledge of how big the whole world is today Henry Fielding was also into the whole world theme as well when he grandly stated Map me no map sir my head is a map a map of the whole world ReallyAnd as for advice to the traveller what self respecting lady would ignore Constance Lary s advice In her volume A Resident s Wife in Nigeria this was Always wear corsets to leave off wearing them at any time for the sake of coolness is a huge mistake there is nothing so fatiguing as to lose one s ordinary support Fatiguing well yes perhaps as well as other things And Rudyard Kipling s advice is probably very true He who travels fastest travels alone I m sure many of us have bemoaned a member of our party lagging behind and holding everyone up I most certainly haveSamuel Butler reports She went up the Nile as far as the first crocodile who she was only the crocodile may ever know And Captain Cook perhaps wished that he had stuck with his initial thoughts which on his first voyage in 1869 were Some canoes came out to meet us and invited us to follow them but seeing as they were all armed I did not think fit to accept of their invitation Ten years later he ignored this dictum went ashore at Kealakekua Bay Hawaii and was killed by Hawaiian villagers Nancy Mitford must therefore have been correct when in Love in a Cold Climate she wrote Abroad is utterly bloody sentiments expressed also by Mary Wollstonecraft with Hell stalks abroad No wonder I remain anchored in the British IslesAnd looking at two sentiments on one theme from two of the greatest of 19th century novelists William Makepeace Thackeray stated Never never be such a fool as to go up a mountain Men still ascend eminences and descending say they have been delighted But it is a lie They have been miserable the whole day while Anthony Trollope s view was The nasty damp dirty slippery boot destroying shin breaking no please say it as it is Anthony veritable mountain Let me recommend my friends to let it alone For his own part Trollope also contributes I have nothing remarkable to say of the ascent We soon got into a cloud and never got out of it How unfortunateThis book is full of such little gems and is augmented by and I use the adjective advisedly that the blurb of the book uses the delicious illustrations by the author They are certainly absolutely delightful with all the characters having Laura Stoddart s trademark tiny heads that make them uite irresistible It is a book that can be picked up time and again and each time something new will strike and amuse the reader both in words and picturesBut let us end with a simple couple of lines from the Master himself as Noel Coward wrote and sang Mad dogs and EnglishmenGo out in the midday sun and why not one could always end up with a pleasant sun tan even in England دیدار فرهی و فتوحات آخرالزمانی knowledge of how big the whole world is today Henry Fielding was also into the whole world theme as well when he grandly stated Map me no map sir my head is a map a map of the whole world ReallyAnd as for advice to the traveller what self respecting lady would ignore Constance Lary s advice In her volume A Resident s Wife in Nigeria this was Always wear corsets to leave off wearing them at any time for the sake of coolness is a huge mistake there is nothing so fatiguing as to lose one s ordinary support Fatiguing well yes perhaps as well as other things And Rudyard Kipling s advice is probably very true He who travels fastest travels alone I m sure many of us have bemoaned a member of our party lagging behind and holding everyone up I most certainly haveSamuel Butler reports She went up the Nile as far as the first crocodile who she was only the crocodile may ever ماجرای فرار ارتشبد قره باغی know And Captain Cook perhaps wished that he had stuck with his initial thoughts which on his first voyage in 1869 were Some canoes came out to meet us and invited us to follow them but seeing as they were all armed I did not think fit to accept of their invitation Ten years later he ignored this dictum went ashore at Kealakekua Bay Hawaii and was قصة الأمير حمزة البهلوان killed by Hawaiian villagers Nancy Mitford must therefore have been correct when in Love in a Cold Climate she wrote Abroad is utterly bloody sentiments expressed also by Mary Wollstonecraft with Hell stalks abroad No wonder I remain anchored in the British IslesAnd looking at two sentiments on one theme from two of the greatest of 19th century novelists William Makepeace Thackeray stated Never never be such a fool as to go up a mountain Men still ascend eminences and descending say they have been delighted But it is a lie They have been miserable the whole day while Anthony Trollope s view was The nasty damp dirty slippery boot destroying shin breaking no please say it as it is Anthony veritable mountain Let me recommend my friends to let it alone For his own part Trollope also contributes I have nothing remarkable to say of the ascent We soon got into a cloud and never got out of it How unfortunateThis book is full of such little gems and is augmented by and I use the adjective advisedly that the blurb of the book uses the delicious illustrations by the author They are certainly absolutely delightful with all the characters having Laura Stoddart s trademark tiny heads that make them uite irresistible It is a book that can be picked up time and again and each time something new will strike and amuse the reader both in words and picturesBut let us end with a simple couple of lines from the Master himself as Noel Coward wrote and sang Mad dogs and EnglishmenGo out in the midday sun and why not one could always end up with a pleasant sun tan even in England

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FREE READ º Off the Beaten Path A Traveler's Anthology Intrepid travelers through the ages Richard Burton on keeping a spouse in the tropics There is no place where a wife is so much wanted as in the Tropics; but then comes the rubhow to keep the wife alive Constance Lary on surviving Nigeria Always wear corsets to leav. A collection of travel related uotes mainly from famous or semi famous persons in history It was only interesting because you get to laugh at how myopic prejudiced politically incorrect or ill informed some of these people were for eg you get uotes about terrible Russian kitchens awful and uncomfortable lodging in China etc دیدار فرهی و فتوحات آخرالزمانی keeping a spouse in the tropics There is no place where a wife is so much wanted as in the Tropics; but then comes the rubhow to ماجرای فرار ارتشبد قره باغی keep the wife alive Constance Lary on surviving Nigeria Always wear corsets to leav. A collection of travel related uotes mainly from famous or semi famous persons in history It was only interesting because you get to laugh at how myopic prejudiced politically incorrect or ill informed some of these people were for eg you get uotes about terrible Russian قصة الأمير حمزة البهلوان kitchens awful and uncomfortable lodging in China etc

  • Hardcover
  • 80
  • Off the Beaten Path A Traveler's Anthology
  • Laura Stoddart
  • English
  • 06 June 2020
  • 9780811837750