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Holloway Synopsis

Holloway - a hollow way, a sunken path. A route that centuries of foot-fall, hoof-hit, wheel-roll and rain-run have harrowed deep down into bedrock. In July 2005, Robert Macfarlane and Roger Deakin travelled to explore the holloways of South Dorset's sandstone. They found their way into a landscape of shadows, spectres & great strangeness. Six years later, after Deakin's early death, Macfarlane returned to the holloway with the artist Stanley Donwood and writer Dan Richards. The book is about those journeys and that landscape.

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ISBN: 9780571310661
Publication date: 01/05/2014
Publisher: Faber & Faber Non-Fiction an imprint of Faber & Faber
Format: Paperback

Book Information

ISBN: 9780571310661
Publication date: 1st May 2014
Author: Robert Macfarlane, Dan Richards
Publisher: Faber & Faber Non-Fiction an imprint of Faber & Faber
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 48 pages
Genres: Travel,
Categories: Travel writing,

About Robert Macfarlane, Dan Richards

Robert Macfarlane is the author of Mountains of the Mind, The Wild Places and The Old Ways. Stanley Donwood is an artist. He has produced record covers for Radiohead and has exhibited worldwide. Dan Richards is a writer. His first book, The Beechwood Airship Interviews, features champagne, arson, cold baths, demolition and chainsaws.

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