I recently received a press release that featured a number of new releases arriving via way of Penguin Books. So I thought I’d share some of those titles with you now.
The list is divided into both regional and countrywide interest.
A SHROPSHIRE LAD By A. E. Housman (Shropshire)
A WILTSHIRE DIARY By Francis Kilvert (Wiltshire)
BIRDS OF SELBORNE By Gilbert White (Hampshire)
CATHEDRALS AND CASTLES By Henry James (Chester, Lichfield, Warwick, North Devon, Wells and Salisbury)
FROM DOVER TO THE WEN By William Cobbett (Kent, Hampshire and Surrey)
LIFE AT GRASMERE By Dorothy and William Wordsworth (Lake District)
ONE GREEN FIELD By Edward Thomas (Kent and South Eastern Counties)
THE CLOUDED MIRROR By L. T. C. Rolt (Hereford and Worcester)
THE WOOD By John Stewart Collis (Dorset)
VOICES OF AKENFIELD By Ronald Blythe (Suffolk)
WALKS IN THE WHEAT-FIELDS By Richard Jefferies (East Anglia and Home Counties)
COUNTRY CHURCHES By Simon Jenkins
COUNTRY LORE AND LEGENDS By Jennifer Westwood and Jacqueline Simpson
ELEGY WRITTEN IN A COUNTRY CHURCHYARD AND OTHER POEMS
ENGLISH FOLK SONGS By Ralph Vaughan Williams and A.L. Lloyd
LET US NOW PRAISE FAMOUS GARDENS By Vita Sackville-West
SOME COUNTRY HOUSES AND THEIR OWNERS By James Lees-Milne
THE BEAUTIES OF A COTTAGE GARDEN By Gertrude Jekyll
THE PLEASURES OF ENGLISH FOOD By Alan Davidson
THROUGH ENGLAND ON A SIDE-SADDLE By Celia Fiennes
The release notes that these 20 titles will become available in April this year.
Note the date on this article may be incorrect due to importing it from our old system.