Published August 1993
by George Weidenfeld & Nicholson .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||160|
Print book: English: 1st pbk. edView all editions and formats Summary: No other nation has anything comparable to the cosy, relaxed, convivial meeting place that is the English country pub. Below, five books honoring a great English institution: “ Man Walks Into a Pub,” by Pete Brown. Brown’s entertaining book tells you everything you’d ever Author: Macy Halford. English pubs a short guide - Tell us about your next book, Ask the Fellow Who Cuts the Hay, which focuses more on the people who live in the countryside. The author, George Ewart Evans, was in many ways one of the pioneers of oral history. Back in the in the late s and early s he took one of those early tape-recorders which were very big and very cumbersome, and he went to talk to old people in East Anglia.
• THE COUNTRY HOUSE PAST, PRESENT, FUTURE by David Cannadine and Jeremy Musson (Rizzoli ) Large-format book on great British houses (includes Scotland and Ireland), with commentary on century impact and interior style evolution in the past 40 years. Welcome to English Country Inns, the largest online directory of inns in England. Whether you are looking for a romantic break, weekend break in the countryside or a late availability deal, we have it covered! The English inn is a great English institution and a stay at one of these inns is . Glories of secret Britain: Enjoy a pint while watching the cricket or sit in a beer garden overlooking the ocean in the 20 blissful country pubs you must visit By Alastair Sawday For The Daily Mail. After setting his latest novel in an English pub, Richard Francis drops in on his favourite literary drinking dens, from the Tabard in Chaucer's Canterbury Tales to .
The British (and indeed the wider world) do love their country houses. As the televisual, period-drama phenomenon that is Downton Abbey arives with a flourish in the nation's cinemas, we take a look at some classic literary evocations of spectacular stately homes and crumbling country pads, from Brideshead to Blandings and all places in between. 1, books 1, voters list created January 24th, by deleted user. The Country House (). Linda Gillard, House of Silence (). Mark Girouard, A Country House Companion (). Rumer Godden. China Court: the Hours of a Country House; a novel (). Alan Hollinghurst, The Stranger’s Child (). Kazuo Ishiguro, Remains of the Day (). English country pubs. [Derry Brabbs] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library. Create Print book: English: 1st American edView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.