Arthur Young

Travels in France During the Years 1787, 1788, 1789

Read by Pamela Nagami

Arthur Young, an English agriculturist, set out to write a travelogue on the state of agriculture in France and found himself in the midst o…

Wild and romantic: Early guides to the English lake district

Read by Phil Benson

A collection of some of the most significant literary work on the English Lake District prior to Thomas West’s A guide to the Lakes (1778). …