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Literary England : photographs of places made memorable in English literature / by David E. Scherman & Richard Wilcox ; a preface by Christopher Morley.

Author/Creator:
Scherman, David E. (David Edward), 1916-1997.
Publication:
New York : Published by Random House, [c1944].
Format/Description:
Book
[214] p., [50] leaves of plates : ill. ; 29 cm.
Status/Location:
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Subjects:
Literary landmarks -- England -- Pictorial works.
Authors, English -- Homes and haunts -- England -- Pictorial works.
England -- In literature -- Pictorial works.
Contents:
The sense of place / Christopher Morley
The castle at Tintagel
Winchester
The Blood Spring, Glastonbury
Dozmary Pool
The Abbey at Glastonbury
The Isle of Athelney
The Malvern Hills
Canterbury Cathedral
Berry Pomeroy Castle
Swans on the Thames
The English coast
Lovers in Warwickshire
Greenway House
The Itchen River
A hill at Horton
St. Clement Danes, in the Strand
Battle Abbey
Burrington Gorge
Stoke Poges Churchyard
Fleet Street
The pass at Kirkstone
Daffodils at Ullswater
Keats Grove
An oak in Sherwood Forest
The Royal Pavilion at Brighton
Dickens' house
The assembly rooms at Bath
A London shop
Bath
Naworth Castle
Clun Castle
Top Withens
An English elm
Wimpole Street
A brook in Lincolnshire
Wells Cathedral
The mill at Tewkesbury
Doone Valley
Stonehenge
Dartmoor
The Thames near Oxford
Reading Gaol
Clunbury Village
Ludlow Castle
Hadrian's Wall
Runnymede
Plymouth Hoe
The Spaniards
Piccadilly Circus
The Thirty-nine Steps.
Notes:
Title page printed in black and brown.
"This book is the development of a picture essay on literary England that appeared in Life magazine of June 14, 1943."--Title page verso.
"Photographs by David E. Scherman and descriptive text by Richard Wilcox."
Local notes:
Gotham Book Mart Collection copy has dustjacket retained.
Penn Provenance:
Morley, Christopher, 1890-1957 (bookplate) (Furness copy)
Rothman, Steven D. (donor) (Furness copy)
Gotham Book Mart (former owner) (Gotham Book Mart Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
1944
Contributor:
Wilcox, Richard, 1918-
Morley, Christopher, 1890-1957.
Gotham Book Mart Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
Horace Howard Furness Memorial Library (University of Pennsylvania)
OCLC:
349060