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North Downs Landscapes
Language: en
Pages: 104
Authors: Doug Kennedy
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-05-07 - Publisher: Windgather Press

The North Downs are a range of hills that run east-west from the south-east tip of England, at Dover in Kent, to Farnham in Surrey. They skirt the southern edge of London, so for a long time have offered Londoners beautiful countryside to escape to, or for a home to
North Downs Landscapes
Language: en
Pages: 104
Authors: Doug Kennedy
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-05-07 - Publisher: Windgather Press

The North Downs are a range of hills that run east-west from the south-east tip of England, at Dover in Kent, to Farnham in Surrey. They skirt the southern edge of London, so for a long time have offered Londoners beautiful countryside to escape to, or for a home to
Mountain Biking on the North Downs
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: Peter Edwards
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-03-21 - Publisher: Cicerone Press Limited

This guidebook covers 20 mountain biking routes set throughout the length and breadth of the North Downs, from Farnham in the west to Dover in the east, as well as a route along the Downs Link, which joins the North Downs Way with the South Downs Way. They range from
Victorian Landscape Watercolors
Language: en
Pages: 196
Authors: Scott Wilcox, Christopher Newall, Yale Center for British Art, Cleveland Museum of Art, Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 1992 - Publisher: Hudson Hills

English landscape watercolor painting, a perfect marriage of genre and medium, entered a lively period of experimentation in style and content during the second half of the nineteenth century, with rich and diverse results. Through all the changes of style and technique and all the debates over the appropriate use
The North Downs
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Peter Brandon
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher:

The North Downs and Surrey Hills have for centuries been the most important of London's lungs. In Dr Brandon's inimitable style, this book recreates the Downs' past landscapes and examines the history of their famous Surrey products: Alton and Farnham hops, Dorking fowls and Banstead mutton. The exciting arena of