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Mysterious Britain

Homer W. Sykes

Mysterious Britain

fact and folklore

by Homer W. Sykes

  • 14 Want to read
  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Weidenfeld & Nicolson .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementHomer Sykes.
SeriesCountry Series -- No.30.
The Physical Object
Pagination(160)p. :
Number of Pages160
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14987771M
ISBN 100297834932
OCLC/WorldCa60113624

  The Mysterious Benedict Society and the Perilous Journey by Trenton Lee Stewart "*****" I give this book 5 asterisks out of 5! This book has engaging characters, imaginative settings, and an exciting plot. As the story evolves,the characters grow and change.5/5(5). Tom Conti narrates this documentary that explores various eerie phenomena within the British Isles. From the voices at Bircham Newton Aerodome to the sightings of the Loch Ness monster, as well as Category: Documentary, Special Interest.

Our popular Avebury & Stonehenge “Mysterious Britain” Day trip visits the historic Stonehenge, Avebury and West Kennet Long Barrow in Wiltshire. Our first stop will be the medieval village of Avebury which is ringed by the largest stone circle in the world and the product of Neolithic man.   Deep inside Yale's Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library lies a page tome. Recently carbon dated to around , its pages feature .

  Anyone interested should read the Mysterious Britain link I added. That same warm overcast day, I also went to Cissbury Ring, which is a few miles further South, on the Downs near Findon. This hill fort is far larger compared to Chanctonbury, but for me, Chanctonbury has far more mystery to it.   “The Life and Mysterious Death of Ian MacKintosh can be read on several levels: as a book on popular culture as exhibited in a s television show, as a window into understanding the ethical dilemmas faced by the espionage profession, and as a biography of a man who was enigmatic in both the way he lived and died.


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A fantastic guidebook of mystical and mysterious Britain. The book is also filled with amazing and atmospheric photographs and drawings. Well done, Bords. Read more. Helpful.

Comment Report abuse. william nichols. out of 5 stars love the book and dozens of great photos and analysis /5(12). When I read Mysterious Britain in high school (around or so), I was intensely, lastingly fascinated and yes, I did also tend to wholeheartedly believe the veracity of Janet Bord's narrative (with regard to the actual and bona fide existence of ley lines, erstwhile giants, enchanted, magical wells and the like).

I am much more critical and even somewhat cynical now, and while recently /5. This is a nicely illustrated coffee table travel book about Britain which emphasizes mysterious antiquities like the stone circles. The author also appears as the photographer in books written by others and seems to be quite taken by the charm and history of his country/5.

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Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(13). Mysterious Britain did sell well but I don’t have any exact sales figures. We got plenty of good reviews, and the book seems to have chimed with the spirit of the times. The first edition (picture above) was a large hardback – rather like a coffee-table book – but it was later published as a normal-sized paperback and that is probably the.

Mysterious Britain This book is in very good condition and will be shipped within 24 hours of ordering. The cover may have some limited signs of wear but the pages are. On my next trip to Britain, I'll linger a bit longer at its many mysterious if we've had to postpone trips to Europe, I believe a daily dose of travel dreaming can actually be good medicine.

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