9 edition of Landmarks in the landscape found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 288-293) and index.
|Statement||Harvey H. Kaiser.|
|LC Classifications||NA725 .K35 1997|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||x, 298 p. :|
|Number of Pages||298|
|LC Control Number||97000851|
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Macfarlane embarks on this ambitious task by taking us to the farthest reaches of the British countryside, exploring it with (or in the footsteps of) some of the Brand: Penguin UK. “Landmarks,” a remarkable book on language and landscape by the British academic, nature writer and word lover Robert Macfarlane, makes a passionate case for restoring the “literacy of the land.
Landmarks is a book that ought to be read by policymakers, educators, armchair environmentalists and active conservationists the world over. If we are to defend the land. SHORTLISTED FOR THE SAMUEL JOHNSON PRIZE SHORTLISTED FOR THE WAINWRIGHT PRIZE Landmarks is Robert Macfarlane's joyous meditation on words, landscape and the relationship between the two.
Words are grained into our landscapes, and landscapes are grained into our words. Landmarks is about the power of language to shape our sense of place. Landmarks review – Robert Macfarlane finds poetry in the peatlands a perfect description of Robert Macfarlane’s new book.
and it is a word hoard of the astonishing lexis for landscape. Landmarks is both a bid to save our rich hoard of landscape language, and a blow struck for the power of a deep creative relationship to place, Financial Times. His writing has a confidence and enjoyment, a passionate purpose he celebrates our vast, but evaporating, vocabulary for the landscape, Daily Telegraph A story like this is salutary /5().
At first it seems simple. Landmarks is about the language of landscape, built around glossaries, words concerned with water, mountains, woods, plains, edgelands, and so on.5/5.
Forgotten Landmarks of an American Landscape. By Thomas E. Rinaldi and Robert J. Yasinsac. Published by the UNiversity press of New England in conjunction with the Center for American Places.
ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: "Published on the occasion of the exhibition Landmarks: the landscape paintings of Doris Lusk by Robert McDougall Art Gallery, Christchurch, New Zealand, 6 April - 9 June "--Title page verso.
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Landmarks is about the power of language to shape our sense of place. It is a field guide to the literature of nature, and a glossary containing thousands of remarkable words used in England, Scotland, Ireland and /5(). Landmarks is a book about the power of language and how it can become a way to know and love landscape, from a writer acclaimed for his own precision of utterance and distinctive, lyrical voice.
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Tim Parkin. Book review. A Landscape for the Imagination – AF & DJ Unsworth. Tim Parkin. Book. Robert Macfarlane is the author of a prizewinning quartet of books about landscape and the human heart: Mountains of the Mind, The Wild Places, The Old Ways, and Landmarks.
He has contributed to Harper’s, Granta, The New Yorker, the Observer (London), the Times Literary Supplement (London), and the London Review of is a fellow of Emmanuel College, Cambridge.
Landmarks is Robert Macfarlane's joyous meditation on words, landscape and the relationship between the two. Words are grained into our landscapes, and landscapes are grained into our words. Landmarks is about the power of language to shape our sense of place.
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