`A book to start your heart and feet beating for the road'The TimesWith its stories of strolling, poems about pavement-pounding and wonderings on wandering, this is the indispensable collection for the flaneur and the rambler - and everyone in between. Take a turn with Jane Austen, stride side by side with Colm Toibin, let restless William Wordsworth lead you through brook and road before a detour with Stella Gibbons to the park.Whether mountaineering with Mark Twain or visiting Oxford Street with Julian Barnes - be sure to take this anthology with you on your ambulations.
With a new foreword by Robert Macfarlane. Previously published with the title The Vintage Book of Walking
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 432 pages
- Publisher: Vintage Publishing
- Publication Date: 04/09/2014
- Category: Anthologies (non-poetry)
- ISBN: 9780099593362