Travels with a Donkey in the Cevennes

Travels with a Donkey in the Cevennes

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by Robert Louis Stevenson
     
 

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Stevenson was set down in the middle of the 19th century and expired before its end. His life was short but brilliant. One of his principal means of fulfillment and discovery was travel.

In the Cevennes, Stevenson toured that lovely portion of France in 1878 with a donkey as his sole companion. The story is brisk and light, and moves along with Stevenson's sharp and

Overview

Stevenson was set down in the middle of the 19th century and expired before its end. His life was short but brilliant. One of his principal means of fulfillment and discovery was travel.

In the Cevennes, Stevenson toured that lovely portion of France in 1878 with a donkey as his sole companion. The story is brisk and light, and moves along with Stevenson's sharp and memorable observations.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781906780074
Publisher:
John Beaufoy Publishing
Publication date:
11/01/2009
Series:
Stanfords Travel Classics
Pages:
104
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.30(d)

Meet the Author

Robert Louis Stevenson was a Scottish novelist, poet, essayist and travel writer.

Brief Biography

Date of Birth:
November 13, 1850
Date of Death:
December 3, 1894
Place of Birth:
Edinburgh, Scotland
Place of Death:
Vailima, Samoa
Education:
Edinburgh University, 1875

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Travels with a Donkey in the Cevennes 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
A really interesting travelogue from Stevenson. This really held my attention, and kept me fascinated. Stevenson is a great writer.