The shepherd, poacher and molecatcher - rural tales of Northumberland
LONGLISTED FOR LAKELAND BOOK OF YEAR 2020
Roger Robson grew up in another world, one‘of paraffin lamps, earth closets, Clydesdale horses, fresh laid eggs…’
Roger Robson brings the generations of his mole-catching father and grandfather vividly alive again. He includes fine tales of toffs being hoodwinked by canny customers, local legends, family stories and personal anecdotes.
Paperback; 210 x 148mm
Black and white illustrations throughout