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Ivver Sen (Signed Copy)

by Keith Richardson


ISBN: 9781527212282

Paperback, 208 pages, 28 x 21.5 x 1.5cm

Tells the fascinating stories of real Lakeland people, their lives and times. Every chapter tells a different story and provides a moving, informative, entertaining and humorous account of the farming way of life in Lakeland. Characters featured include legendary fell runner and farmer Joss Naylor, Jonny Birkett, Tommy Graves and many others. Illustrated with Keith Bowen’s pastel drawings and Val Corbett’s photography. Each copy is signed by the author, Keith Richardson.

At Lakeland’s Heart

by John M. Carnie


Paperback, 300 pages, 24 x 17 x 1.5cm

“Written for the local people and those who have come here intending to live in the locality for the remainder of their lives… and also for any visitors interested in Ambleside,” At Lakeland’s Heart provides definitive social history of Ambleside by John Carnie. Begins with mesolithic times and through 18 chapters journeys to the 20th century by way of the Romans, the Irish-Norse, Harriet Martineau, Ruskin et al.. Profusely illustrated, mostly in black and white, by John Harden and William Green. Fascinating black and white maps showing mill locations and old street plans.