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The Happy Countryman by H. E. Bates, illustrated by C. F. Tunnicliffe

The Happy Countryman is a collection of essays and illustrations celebrating the pleasures of the English landscape and the joys of country life. H. E. Bates' enchanting text transports the reader to spray swept seaside promenades and charming country towns, all accompanied by C. F. Tunnicliffe's beautifully detailed woodcut engravings.

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Dimensions 14.3 x 1.5 x 19.4cm
Fabric & material Paperback
No. of Pages 152
No. of Illustrations Throughout
SKU 02086105

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Updated 19 May 2020

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Product story

H. E. Bates (1905 - 1974) gained a distinguished reputation for his stories about English life, the best of which are collected in Country Tales.

C. F. Tunnicliffe RA (1901 - 1979) illustrated more than 88 books and is celebrated as one of the greatest British wildlife artists.