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A Literary Walking Tour Of Carlisle

A Countrystride Guidebook

Penny Bradshaw


A Literary Walking Tour of Carlisle is the third literary guidebook to be written by the University of Cumbria’s Associate Professor of English Literature, Dr Penny Bradshaw.

In this, her most recent walking guidebook, the ancient city of Carlisle’s rich literary heritage is celebrated. The Carlisle Literary Walking Tour details the city’s long history of literary associations through a half-day walk, accompanied by words from the many celebrated poets and novelists who visited the town, including the Wordsworths, Robert Burns, Sir Walter Scott, Mary Shelley, Charles Dickens, Hugh Walpole, and Melvyn Bragg.


Inspired by Lakeland



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Paperback; 195 x 135mm

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