Travels with a donkey in the Ćévennes /

Travels with a Donkey in the Cévennes recounts Robert Louis Stevenson's 120 mile, 12 day hike, accompanied only by his stubborn and unwieldy donkey, through the Cévennes of south-central France. A pioneering piece of outdoor literature, it is one of Stevenson's earliest works, and one of t...

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Main Author: Stevenson, Robert Louis, 1850-1894.
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: [Auckland, N.Z.] : Floating Press, ©2009.
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Summary:Travels with a Donkey in the Cévennes recounts Robert Louis Stevenson's 120 mile, 12 day hike, accompanied only by his stubborn and unwieldy donkey, through the Cévennes of south-central France. A pioneering piece of outdoor literature, it is one of Stevenson's earliest works, and one of the earliest accounts of hiking and camping for recreation rather than necessity. Stevenson's route is still popular today; recently when asked why the Scotsman still informs the...
Item Description:Archived by the National Library of New Zealand.
Title from PDF title page (viewed on Sep. 15, 2010).
"From a 1907 edition."--Title page verso.
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Physical Description:1 online resource (1 electronic document (168 pages))
ISBN:9781775415190
1775415198