Walking with Beatrix Potter

Walking with Beatrix Potter

by Norman Buckley, June Buckley

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780711227231
Publisher: Lincoln, Frances Limited
Publication date: 05/15/2007
Pages: 144
Sales rank: 569,293
Product dimensions: 4.43(w) x 6.75(h) x 0.37(d)

About the Author

June Buckley and her husband Norman are professional writers, and the authors of numerous guide books and walking books. They live in Windermere, and are long standing members of the Beatrix Potter society.

Norman Buckley and his wife June are professional writers, and the authors of numerous guide books and walking books. Norman was awarded an M.A. degree in Lake District Studies at Lancaster University in 2006. They live in Windermere.

Table of Contents


Introduction     7
Helen Beatrix Potter     10
Location Map     19
Beatrix Potter's Heartland     20
Near Sawrey and Castle Woods     28
Hawkshead and the Loanthwaite Farms     38
Tarn Hows and Rose Castle     50
Five Farms and a Pot of Tea     58
Coniston     68
High Arnside     76
Wray Castle     86
Cockshott Point, Bowness     96
Troutbeck Park Farm     102
The Amateur Land Agent     112
Little Langdale     122
Derwentwater West Shore     136
On the Trail of Mrs. Tiggy-Winkle     150
Eskdale     162
Further Reading & Acknowledgements     172
Index     174
Illustration Credits     176

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Walking with Beatrix Potter 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
drjjNC More than 1 year ago
Whether you hope to tour the Lake District physically or psychologically, this is the comprehensive walking guide to those beloved spots which inspired Beatrix Potter. 15 walks with maps, refreshment suggestions, parking directions, photo references and Potter illustrations take the reader into the magic of Cumbria. Perfect gift for any Potter fan.