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silent traveller in Oxford

Chiang, Yee

silent traveller in Oxford

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Published by Methuen in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Oxford (England) -- Description and travel

  • Edition Notes

    Statementwritten and illustrated by Chiang Yee.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA690 O98 C5
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18719450M


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The Silent Traveller in Oxford book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Looking at the city and its historic university with /5(2). First published inThe Silent Traveller in Oxford evokes a wartime city of shortages and blackouts.

It also captures an earlier age of university life, when students drank sherry and scaled college walls to escape prowling Bulldogs. Illustrated with the author's own sketches, engravings, and calligraphy, this book is both an atmospheric /5(5).

First published inThe Silent Traveller in Oxford evokes a wartime city of shortages and blackouts. It also captures an earlier age of university life, when students drank sherry and scaled college walls to escape prowling Bulldogs.

Illustrated with the author's own sketches, engravings, and calligraphy, this book is both an atmospheric /5(5). The Silent Traveller in Oxford by Chiang Yee and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Chiang, Yee, Silent traveller in Oxford. London: Methuen, (OCoLC) Document Type. First published inThe Silent Traveller in Oxford evokes a wartime city of shortages and blackouts. It also captures an earlier age of university life, when students drank sherry and scaled college walls to escape prowling Bulldogs.

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Exiled from China in and separated from his wife and children, Chiang Yee spent over 40 years away from his homeland. Adopting the name The Silent Traveller, he threw himself into his passionswriting, painting and poetryand produced some of the most evocative, unique and enduring travel books ever written.4/5.

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The book was originally published by Country Life in London. Second and third impressions were published in and a fourth. 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 (), and The Silent Traveller in Oxford ().

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After fifty years in London and New York, he returned to China. Below is a list of books about Oxford or written in Oxford, Oxfordshire, England. The city of Oxford has generated and inspired much literature.

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Third edition, first print hardback of THE SILENT TRAVELLER IN OXFORD by Chiang Yee and published by Methuen & Co. Ltd in Signed 'With Best Wishes' by Yee (in both English and Chinese) on the title Libris plate attached to the front pastedown and a previous owner's initials and date in the bottom corner of the title page.

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