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The journeys of Celia Fiennes

Celia Fiennes

The journeys of Celia Fiennes

by Celia Fiennes

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Published by Cresset Press in London .
Written in English

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  • Description and travel

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    Statementedited and with an introd. by Christopher Morris ; with a foreword by G.M. Trevelyan
    SeriesThe Cresset library
    ContributionsMorris, Christopher
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA615 F54 1947
    The Physical Object
    Pagination376p.
    Number of Pages376
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26564316M

    The illustrated journeys of Celia Fiennes, c / edited by Christopher Morris Fiennes, Celia, [ Book: ]. Horseback Journeys of Celia Fiennes - miles across England by Elizabeth Barrett. How, you might ask, could two disparate women separated by the course of time find anything in common? More than three hundred years stood like mighty markers between the lives of Celia Fiennes and Elizabeth Barrett. Wars had been waged.

    A scholarly edition called The Illustrated Journeys of Celia Fiennes was edited by Christopher Morris and published in Since then, the book has remained in print through several editions. It was adapted into a play called Riding England Sidesaddle by Christopher Goulding, which premiered in Newcastle-upon-Tyne in She wrote a book called "The Great Journey" in There is also a book called, "On a White Horse". A woman wanted to see if it were possible to retrace Celia's Great Journey. She wrote a book called "The Great Journey" in There is also a book called, "On a White Horse". A woman wanted to see if it were possible to retrace Celia's Great Memorial ID: View Source.

    A scholarly edition entitled "The Journeys of Celia Fiennes" was produced by Christopher Morris in , and the book has been constantly in print in a variety of editions. Fiennes was interested in anything new, in innovations, bustling town s, the newly fashionable spa town s such as Bath and Harrogate, and in commerce. He edited The Journeys of Celia Fiennes (). His survey, Political Thought in England: Tyndale to Hooker (), argued that political thought in the Tudor age was still largely medieval and that actors subordinated the state to society. Geoffrey Elton, who agreed, described the book in England under the Tudors () as a "brilliant summary".


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The Journeys of Celia Fiennes Hardcover – January 1, by Celia Fiennes (Author), Christopher Morris (Editor), G.M. Trevelyan (Foreword) & 0 more5/5(2). The Illustrated Journeys of Celia Fiennes, c Hardcover – January 1, Cited by: The Illustrated Journeys of Celia Fiennes, c.

Celia Fiennes's lively account of her travels in England between & is a highly entertaining document of immense historical value. Often prim & censorious, her writing is engagingly eccentric in /5. The Journeys of Celia Fiennes. By Celia Fiennes; Christopher Morris.

The Cresset Press: London. 8" by 5" xlv, pp. DETAILS. A vivid travel memoir through the most of England, written by the English traveller Celia Fiennes Celia Fiennes originally wrote her travel memoir for her family, never intending it to be published.

Early journeys in the south (c ) --Northern journey and tour of Kent () --My great journey to Newcastle and to Cornwall (I) --London and the later journeys (c). Series Title: Cresset library. Other Titles: Through. Unique among these journals is that of Celia Fiennes, an enterprising young, single woman who, years ago, rode side-saddle through every county in England.

She travelled alone except for two servants, and the journal she kept, later published as The Journeys of Celia Fiennes c, is the only evidence we have of her : Jean Ducey. Buy The Illustrated Journeys of Celia Fiennes, c New edition by Fiennes, Celia, Morris, Christopher (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(4). The journeys of Celia Fiennes. Hardcover – 1 Jan. by Fiennes, Celia, (Author)5/5(2).

THE account of the several journeys through England undertaken by my kinswoman, Celia Fiennes, in the reign of William and Mary, may prove interesting, as shewing the manners and customs of those times.

The writer's diligent and attentive observation of details concerning the various counties through which she passed, either on horseback or in her equipage, and her.

JOHN BOLD; The Illustrated Journeys of Celia Fiennes, –c, Oxford Art Journal, Volume 7, Issue 1, 1 JanuaryPages 67–69, : John Bold. The Illustrated Journeys of Celia Fiennes - C Morris, Christopher (ed.) Published by Macdonald & Co (Publishers) Ltd, London and Sydney ().

The journeys of Celia Fiennes. [Celia Fiennes; Christopher Morris] Celia, Journeys of Celia Fiennes. London, Cresset Press, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Celia Fiennes; Christopher Morris. Celia Fiennes, English travel writer who journeyed on horseback all over England at the end of the 17th century, and whose journals are an invaluable source for social and economic historians.

The daughter of a colonel and the granddaughter of a parliamentary leader in the English Civil Wars, she. The Illustrated Journeys of Celia Fiennes, c by Celia Fiennes ISBN ISBN Hardcover; London: The Book Service / Macdonald & Co.

/ Webb & Bower, ; ISBN   The Fiennes Lady The horseback journeys of Celia Fiennes - yes, of that Fiennes family - provide a significant source of information about 17th - 18th century British life. Between andCelia made several rides, some short, some very lengthy, throughout England. She also visited Flintshire in Wales and spent a brief amount.

THE JOURNEYS OF CELIA FIENNES Edited with an Introduction by Christopher Morris. The Cresset Press, London Revised Edition Hardback. This copy is bound in blue linen covered boards with gilt titling and decoration to the front and the spine there is a neat signature of ownership to the front paste down.

Illustrated Journeys of Celia Fiennes, by Fiennes, Celia. COVID Update. May 3, Biblio is open and shipping orders.

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Very Good. Disclaimer:A copy that has been read, but remains in excellent condition. Pages are intact and are not marred by notes or highlighting, but may contain a neat previous owner name. The spine remains undamaged. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read. The Journeys of Celia Fiennes by Celia Fiennes A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition.

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The dust jacket is Rating: % positive. The Illustrated Journeys of Celia Fiennes c Edited by Christopher Morris "Lloyds ListCelia Fiennes's lively account of her travels in England between and is a highly entertaining document of immense historical value.

Often prim and censorious, her writing is engagingly eccentric in spelling and punctuation, and full of colour.". the journeys of celia fiennes Celia Fiennes, edited by Christopher Morris, foreword by G. M. Trevelyan Published by London: The Cresset Press ().THE ACCOUNT OFF.

severall Journeys into severall parts of England with many Remarkes; some w th my mother from Newtontony Wiltshire which is all on the downs a fine Champion Country pleasant for all sports, Rideing, Hunting, Courseing, Setting and shooteing.

From Newtontony I went to Sarum 8 miles which is a Citty and Bishop's Seat, pretty Large town. The Illustrated Journeys of Celia Fiennes, –c (ed Christopher Morris, ) Think of a place in Britain you know and love, and there is a fair chance Celia Fiennes will have been there Author: Edward Platt.