The Country Life Picture Book of the Lake District by C. H. D. Acland

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Country Life Picture Book of the Lake District Hardcover – January 1, by C.H.D. Ackland (Author), Country Life (Author)Author: C.H.D.

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Acland, R. Thomlinson and W. Davidson (, Book, Illustrated) Be the first to write a review About. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Spine title: The Lake District. Description: pages: chiefly color illustrations, color map ; 31 cm.

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Acland ; photography by W.F. Davidson and R. Thomlinson. An introduction outlining the history and life of the inhabitants of the Lake District by Cubby Acland, previously regional agent of the NationalTrust, proceeds coloured photographs featuring the Lake District's villages, country houses, inhabitants, lakes, valleys, hillsides and skies.

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