Books on Travel

Personal reflections on traveller’s tales (mostly about Greece) that have intrigued me – reflections of a time and place. Many of them are old, found in dusty used book stores, but nonetheless, fascinating adventures.

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Bosanquet, Mrs R.C.

Days in Attica. Macmillan, London: 1914

Browne, Edith A.

Peeps At Many Lands: Greece. A. & C. Black, London: [1909] 1913

Davidson, Lillias Campbell

Hints to Lady Travellers Abroad and at Home
Iliffe and Son, London: 1889

Krippner, Monica

Beyond Athens: journeys through Greece. Geoffrey Bles, London: 1957

Smyth, Ethel

A Three-legged Tour of Greece [March 24-May 4, 1925]. William Heinemann, London: 1927

Waugh, Evelyn

Labels. Duckworth & Co., London: 1974 (Reprint of 1930 publication with Introduction by Kingsley Amis)