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The manuscript journals of his travels, richly embellished with watercolours and drawings, offer a vivid portrait of the islands and islanders, and also record Hebridean songs and shanties. This edition edited by David A. Quine.
Title: Expeditions To The Hebrides by George Clayton Atkinson in 1831 and 1833
Edition: 2001 First Edition
Publisher: Maclean Press: 2001
ISBN Number: 1899272062
ISBN Number 13: 9781899272068
Book Condition: 190pp, hardback, tiny bump to bottom corner, New in dw. The naturalist and ornithologist George Clayton Atkinson (1808-1877) set out from Newcastle in 1831 with his brother Dick and the artist William Train to explore the Western Isles and remote St Kilda.
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Keywords: scottish scotland history hebrides outer inner travel history europe european