“Some years ago, a temporary inability to sleep, referable to a distressing impression, caused me to...”
In 1653, Englishman Izaak Walton published his first edition of The Compleat Angler, as much a meditation on fishing and enjoying time on the...
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Many famous Romantic-era writers wrote guidebooks. Poet William Wordsworth’s Guide through the District of the Lakes in the North of England was published in...