THE NORTHERN FELLS

Subtitle A Pictorial Guide to the Lakeland Fells

Alfred Wainwright
Price £14.99
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The Northern Fells include the rolling Caldbeck and Uldale Fells – 'serene and restful, a perfect sanctuary for birds and animals and fell-walkers who prefer to be away from the crowds'; Skiddaw – 'an affable, friendly giant'; majestic Blencathra – 'the mountaineer's mountain'; Latrigg – the favourite of visitors to Keswick – and many more. They offer the walker excellent tramping and exhilarating freedom to wander at will..



The Pictorial Guides by A. Wainwright, written half a century ago, have been treasured by generations of walkers. This edition of The Northern Fells is freshly reproduced from Wainwright's original hand-drawn pages.
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Format:
Format Trade Paperback 296 Pages
ISBN:
ISBN 9780711224582
Size:
Size4.41 in x 6.69 in / 112.00 mm x 170.00 mm
Published:
Published Date April 1st, 2005
Alfred Wainwright
Born in Blackburn in 1907, Alfred Wainwright left school at the age of 13. A holiday at the age of 23 kindled a life-long love affair with the Lake District. Following a move to Kendal in 1941 he began to devote every spare moment he had to researching and compiling the original seven Pictorial Guides.
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