A Merry Dance Around the World: The Best of Eric Newby

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A Merry Dance Around the World: The Best of Eric Newby

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Eric Newby still holds the laurels as the countrys wittiest travel writer . . . A Merry Dance Around the World is a collection of all the masters best travellers tales extracted from a lifetimes travel writing. It is an astonishing catalogue of disasters and misunderstandings, but it had me laughing so uncontrollably my wife eventually forbade me from reading it in public Sunday Times In the increasingly populous realm of travel writing, Eric Newby has acquired Homeric status . . . The extract from Love and War in the Apennines, arguably one of the best travel books ever written, shows Eric Newby at his most scintillating, and the chapter from A Short Walk in the Hindu Kush includes the most luminous moment in modern travelling history Daily Telegraph Whatever Eric Newby writes I read with uncritical pleasure. The Newby travels are classics of their time Financial Times Keeping up with Eric Newby, every breathless puff and pant of it, is worth it all the way. His vitality, which was always more than most peoples, gets bigger and his writing richer and funnier Observer Newby is an incomparable, shrewd and witty travel writer . . . Immensely enjoyable John Mortimer, Mail on Sunday Newby has quite rightly established himself as one of the sharpest, funniest and most boisterously entertaining of all travel writers Sunday Telegraph

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Eric Newby still holds the laurels as the countrys wittiest travel writer . . . A Merry Dance Around the World is a collection of all the masters best travellers tales extracted from a lifetimes travel writing. It is an astonishing catalogue of disasters and misunderstandings, but it had me laughing so uncontrollably my wife eventually forbade me from reading it in public Sunday Times In the increasingly populous realm of travel writing, Eric Newby has acquired Homeric status . . . The extract from Love and War in the Apennines, arguably one of the best travel books ever written, shows Eric Newby at his most scintillating, and the chapter from A Short Walk in the Hindu Kush includes the most luminous moment in modern travelling history Daily Telegraph Whatever Eric Newby writes I read with uncritical pleasure. The Newby travels are classics of their time Financial Times Keeping up with Eric Newby, every breathless puff and pant of it, is worth it all the way. His vitality, which was always more than most peoples, gets bigger and his writing richer and funnier Observer Newby is an incomparable, shrewd and witty travel writer . . . Immensely enjoyable John Mortimer, Mail on Sunday Newby has quite rightly established himself as one of the sharpest, funniest and most boisterously entertaining of all travel writers Sunday Telegraph
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Title A Merry Dance Around the World: The Best of Eric Newby Height 197 mm
Eric Newby Width 130 mm
ISBN-13 9780330349031 Binding Paperback
ISBN-10 #0330349031 Spine Width 19 mm
Publisher Pan MacMillan Pages 288
Edition 2010 Availability Out Of Stock

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