London: The Cornhill Magazine, 1867. First Edition. Disbound. Very Good Condition. Item #258041
John Ormsby (1829-1895), became famous for his English translation of Miguel de Cervantes Don Quixote de la Mancha. A member of th Alpine Club, he was one of the first to climb the Pic de Grivola. Attempting to build on the work of Richard Ford, Ormsby explores the parts of Spain that Ford overlooked by walking, complaining that Ford objected to walking in general. A very detailed travelogue, illustrated with a series of small woodcut vignettes. Note; this is an original article separated from the volume, not a reprint or copy. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 31 pages. Multiple copies available this title. Quantity Available: 2. Category: Cornhill Magazine; Special Interest; Featured; New Arrivals. Inventory No: 258041.
Keywords: BZDB395 Cornhill Magazine; Special Interest; Featured; New Arrivals. The Knapsack in Spain A two part article 1867 A rare article from the Cornhill Magazine 1867 John Ormsby