Zig Zag Journeys in the British Isles

By: Butterworth, Hezekiah

Price: $40.00

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Book Condition: Very Good-


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good- condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The covers have noticeable ground-in dirt to the illustrated covers. The spine ends, edges and corners have edge wear, nicking and rubbing. The corners have paper loss. The spine joints have wear and paper loss. The text pages are mostly clean and bright. The inner hinges have cracked. This book is illustrated throughout with black and white plates. This book is part of the Zig Zag (journey) series. "In early life, he began to contribute to the leading newspapers, among them the New York Independent. In 1870, he became connected with the Youth's Companion. He wrote 17 volumes of Zig-Zag Journeys, which sold 250,000 copies. He wrote the Story of the Hymns for the American Tract Society in 1875, and won the George Wood Gold Medal for it. He later prepared a companion volume called The Story of the Tunes. He prepared several cantatas for George F. Root's music, and Under the Palms had a great popularity in England. He wrote for the Atlantic Monthly, Harper's publications, the Christian Union, and other periodicals. Volumes of his published poems include Poems for Christmas, Easter and New Year's and Songs of History. He was also one of the editors of The Youth's Companion. Butterworth owned a farm on the Mt. Hope Lands in Bristol, Rhode Island, and he had a cottage at Belleview, Florida. " (from Wikipedia)

Title: Zig Zag Journeys in the British Isles

Author Name: Butterworth, Hezekiah

Categories: Travel & Exploration,

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Publisher: Boston, MA, Estes and Lauriat: 1889

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good-

Seller ID: A38883

Keywords: Travel & Exploration Hezekiah Butterworth England Zig Zag Journeys English History England,