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silent traveller in the Yorkshire Dales.

Chiang Yee.

silent traveller in the Yorkshire Dales.

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Published by Methuen in London .
Written in English


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October 5, at am (Anglophilia, books, Travel) Chiang Yee, a writer and painter, was born in in Jiujiang, China. Inhe journeyed to England, leaving behind his wife and children. He lived there untilduring which time wrote a series of travel books. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Chiang, Yee, Silent traveller in the Yorkshire dales.

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Create Book\/a>, schema:CreativeWork\/a> ; \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\n library. The Silent Traveller in the Yorkshire Dales by Chiang Yee and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The Silent Traveller in the Yorkshire Dales written in by Chaing Yee (), published by Methuen.

Before he set out for a life of exile in England intwo friends took Yee to a foreign restaurant in Shanghai and he had his first taste of Yorkshire Pudding. The Silent Traveller was written and illustrated by Chiang Yee in The book was part of a series that Chiang Yee wrote of his travels around the British Isles.

The colour and black and white images illustrate the familiar animals and landscapes of the Yorkshire Dales, in a completely new, and unmistakably Chinese style. The Silent Traveller in the Yorkshire Dales Ma Get link; Facebook; Twitter; Pinterest; Email; Other Apps; I bought this book a few weeks ago in the big Oxfam Bookshop in Byres Road in Glasgow.

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book. I don't approve of the fact that it sells large quantities of almost. I was given a fascinating book recently, "Silent Traveller in the Yorkshire Dales" by Chiang Lee, about a Chinese traveller's journey through the Yorkshire Dales in the mid-twentieth century.

Silent traveller in the Yorkshire Dales. book haven't finished reading it yet, but I have spied ahead at all the paintings and drawings that illustrate the text, and found it silent traveller in the Yorkshire Dales.

book fascinating to see the Yorkshire Dales depicted in a Author: Guy Silent traveller in the Yorkshire Dales. book. : the silent traveller. Skip to main content. Try Prime Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Orders Try Prime Basket. All. Buy The Silent Traveller in the Yorkshire Dales First Editions and Sixth Impression by Yee, Chiang, Chiang Yee (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store.

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6d.) MR. CHIANG YEE'S observations on his wanderings in the Pennine country will delight all who know Yorkshire. He is an observant and witty traveller, and his comparisons between our scenery and that of China are of great interest.

He is also a painter, and his sixteen landscapes, half of them reproduced in colour, are strangely fascinating. His first was The Silent Traveller: a Chinese Artist in Lakeland (), written from a journal of a fortnight in the English Lake District in August Others followed: The Silent Traveller in London (), the The Silent Traveller in the Yorkshire Dales.

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The Silent Traveller in the Yorkshire Dales by Chiang Yee: 4: The Silent Traveller in Oxford by Chiang Yee: 5: The Silent Traveller in Edinburgh by Chiang Yee: 6: The Silent Traveller in New York by Chiang Yee: 7: Like many concepts in the book world, "series" is a somewhat fluid and contested notion.

He went on to publish "Silent Traveller" books about London in ; War Time in ; The Yorkshire Dales in ; and Oxford (where by then he was living and working) in In August and again in May he visited Edinburgh, and the book that resulted, "The Silent Traveller in Edinburgh", was first published in Find The Silent Traveller a Chinese Artist In Lakeland by Yee, Chiang at Biblio.

Uncommonly good collectible and rare books from uncommonly good booksellers. ISBN: TITLE: The Silent Traveller in the Yorkshire Dales AUTHOR: Chiang Yee BINDING: Hardcover PUBLISHER: Methuen & Co.

Ltd PUBLICATION DATE: PAGES: CONDITION: Acceptable No dust jacket. There is bumping to the spine ends and board edges and corners, with cloth fraying at spine ends and a little discoloured in places.

His book The Silent Traveller in the Yorkshire Dales, is one of a series he wrote whilst living in England in the s and s. Join Librarian Will Poulter as he talks about Chiang Yee’s writings and paintings, and the crossover of Chinese art and the Yorkshire countryside.

All talks are free, no booking required. The book was cheap enough to buy with my pocket money and though it was somewhat battered Read More. The Silent Traveller in the Yorkshire Dales. This week we hear from Library Officer, Will Poulter, on a surprising perspective of the Yorkshire Dales One of the joys of working in the library is that sometimes I come across books that.

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An Illustrated Journal by Chinese Artist Chiang Yee Story resources, links 8 & downloads 4. Previous section. An. During this time he wrote a successful series of illustrated travelogues using the pen name ‘Yaxingzhe’ or ‘Silent Traveller’.

The books describe Chiang Yee’s life in London and Oxford during the turbulent years of the Second World War and record his travels to the Lake District, the Yorkshire Dales, Edinburgh and Dublin. Chiang Yee has 18 books on Goodreads with ratings.

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The Yorkshire Dales National Park contains only the upper and most scenic parts of a number of rivers. Two dales to the north follow an east to west line, Wensleydale and Swaledale.

There are three main dales flowing north to south: Wharfedale, Airedale and Ribblesdale (plus Nidderdale which is not in the National Park. Books set in Yorkshire Dales, England: [Wuthering Heights, The Body in Jingling Pot, The Quartet Murders, Before the Poison, Wednesday's Child.

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The Silent Traveller: An Outsider’s Perspective of Britain, London and Oxford during the turbulent years of the Second World War, recording his travels to the Lake District, the Yorkshire Dales, Edinburgh and Dublin.

His rural depictions appear quaint, as do his “naïve” illustrations of people in Britain. At the western edge of the Yorkshire Dales lies its latest addition.

The Westmorland Dales became part of the National Park in and is home to wonderful walking, cycling and horse riding. There is the lovely market town of Kirkby Stephen and a collection of delightful villages to explore.

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It sits in Lower Wensleydale amid some of England's finest walking country.