Bradshaw's Guide: The Railways of Ireland

0 durchschnittliche Bewertung
( 0 Bewertungen bei GoodReads )
 
9781445638669: Bradshaw's Guide: The Railways of Ireland
Vom Verlag:

Bradshaw's Guide of 1863 was the staple book on what's what and where's where for the mid-Victorians and it gives the modern reader a unique insight into the world of the nineteenth-century railway travellers. Built primarily to provide a passenger service, the railways of Ireland would go on to open up the country to tourism in new ways. They also brought communities closer together and many journeys that once took days to complete could now be undertaken in hours. This illustrated guide records the sights to be seen in the towns and cities encountered along the various routes. John Christopher and Campbell McCutcheon take us on the railways of Ireland, using contemporary Victorian and Edwardian photographs and postcards to illustrate the scenes that the readers of Bradshaw's Guide to the Railways would have experienced. This volume covers several of Ireland's railways at the time, including the Great Southern Railway, the Dublin & Kingstown Railway, the Great Southern & Western Railway, the Midland Great Western Railway, and including those of Northern Ireland.

Vom Verlag:

Bradshaw's Guides were published in the 1860s when rail travel was still in its infancy. They give the reader a unique insight into the new world of the Victorian railways, recording the sights to be seen in the beautiful Irish countryside, as well as the towns and cities encountered along the way. His original account is annotated and accompanied by contemporary images as well as new photography of the same journey today.

„Über diesen Titel“ kann sich auf eine andere Ausgabe dieses Titels beziehen.

Neu kaufen Angebot ansehen

Versand: Gratis
Innerhalb Deutschland

Versandziele, Kosten & Dauer

In den Warenkorb

Beste Suchergebnisse beim ZVAB

1.

Christopher, John
Verlag: Amberley Publishing Apr 2015 (2015)
ISBN 10: 1445638665 ISBN 13: 9781445638669
Neu Taschenbuch Anzahl: 2
Anbieter
AHA-BUCH GmbH
(Einbeck, Deutschland)
Bewertung
[?]

Buchbeschreibung Amberley Publishing Apr 2015, 2015. Taschenbuch. Buchzustand: Neu. 168x235x10 mm. Neuware - 'Bradshaw's Guides were invaluable in their time and they provide the modern-day reader with a fascinating insight into the nineteenth-century rail traveller's experience.' 96 pp. Englisch. Artikel-Nr. 9781445638669

Weitere Informationen zu diesem Verkäufer | Frage an den Anbieter

Neu kaufen
EUR 20,84
Währung umrechnen

In den Warenkorb

Versand: Gratis
Innerhalb Deutschland
Versandziele, Kosten & Dauer