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Railway reminiscences of three continents.

Vuillet, GeМЃrard Baron

Railway reminiscences of three continents.

by Vuillet, GeМЃrard Baron

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Published by Nelson in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Locomotives -- History,
  • Railroads -- History

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTJ603 .V8
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 357 p.
    Number of Pages357
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4928805M
    ISBN 100171480147
    LC Control Number76355402
    OCLC/WorldCa41617

      Old-time travel; personal reminiscences of the continent forty years ago compared with experiences of the present day by Shand, Alexander Innes, Pages: Though they chronicle life in a country that has witnessed extraordinary and often violent political, economic, and cultural change, the works are striking in their light and intimate tone. They include personal reminiscences of childhood, travel essays, and observations of village life and custom. Among the most prominent of the featured authors are Lu Xun, one of China's leading .

      A spate of new, newly redone and classic trains harks back to the day when rail travel was an elegant affair. Consider it the antidote to Amtrak—to say nothing of the ever-shrinking seat 32E. Railway reminiscences of three continents [] Vuillet, Gérard, Baron, London, Nelson, Description Book — x, p. 49 plates. 24 cm. Online. Google Books (Full view) Check availability SAL3 (off-campus storage) Status of items at SAL3 (off-campus storage).

    The action takes place on three continents: in England, where widowed Alice Valentine is slowly succumbing to cancer, patiently attended by her son Alec, an unmarried translator; in San Francisco, where Alec’s brother Larry, a popular TV soap-opera star, attempts to finance a trip home to be with their mother; and in Paris, where Hungarian. Twenty-Six Years Reminiscences of Scotch Grouse Moors (English) (as Author) Adams, William Davenport, A Book of Burlesque: Sketches of English Stage Travestie and Parody (English) (as Author) Quips and Quiddities: A Quintessence of Quirks, Quaint, Quizzical, and Quotable (English) (as Editor) Adams, William T. (William Taylor).


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