Rambles beyond railways : notes in Cornwall taken a-foot /
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Rambles beyond railways : notes in Cornwall taken a-foot /

Many popular nineteenth-century writers published travelogues and essay collections recounting their journeys at home and abroad, but few pulled off this feat with the polish and panache that beloved novelist Wilkie Collins brings to the task. Rambles Beyond Railways recounts a walking tour of Cornw...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Collins, Wilkie, 1824-1889 (Author)
Corporate Author: PALCI EBSCO books
Format: Online Book
Published: [Auckland] : The Floating Press, 2012.
Access:Online version
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Table of Contents:
  • Title; Contents; Preface; I
  • A Letter of Introduction; II
  • A Cornish Fishing Town; III
  • Holy Wells and Druid Relics; IV
  • Cornish People; V
  • Loo-Pool; VI
  • The Lizard; VII
  • The Pilchard Fishery; VIII
  • The Land's End; IX
  • Botallack Mine; X
  • The Modern Drama in Cornwall; XI
  • The Ancient Drama in Cornwall; XII
  • The Nuns of Mawgan; XIII
  • Legends of the Northern Coast; The Cruise of the Tomtit; I; II; III; IV; Endnotes.