Tramping is a way of approach, to Nature, to your fellow-man, to a nation, to beauty, to life itself. It is a gentle art and there is much to learn; illusions to overcome. The Gentle Art of Tramping by Stephen Graham is an absolute gem of a book. Dating back to it is a fabulous How-To guide to becoming a wanderer. Results 1 – 30 of 55 The Gentle Art of Tramping by Stephen Graham and a great selection of similar Used, New and Collectible Books available now at.

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Tunes for a Monday Morning. Daniel Kirkland rated it it was amazing Nov 15, Books by Stephen Graham. Dispatched from the UK in 3 business days When will my order arrive? The concept of “home” is complex for me being the woman that Pf am, with the history that I havebut the wind and rain and snow of the hill is paring that concept down to essentials: With guidebook in hand, Arthur Smith hears the stories of the tramps of today and considers our attachment to the romance of life without ties and responsibilities, even in the face of its sometimes painful reality.

If you love being outside and sleeping under the stars trampong a wood, by a river, on the beach, at the top of a mountain, then hunt down a copy of this gem and treasure it. Nina rated it really liked it Jun 06, Oct 17, Alex Sarll rated it it was amazing. Arthur Smith wants to find out.


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Wonderful, fun and inspiring read. Your pre-order item will usually be shipped on the publishing date of the book. Open Preview See a Problem? Keen rambler Arthur Smith has a childhood memory o tramps too — mysterious figures, both fascinating and a little bit fearsome, men who seemed to appear from nowhere and then disappear again.

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Birds, Beasts and Relatives Gerald Durrell. Simon rated it it was amazing Dec 10, Retrieved from ” https: This website uses cookies to improve user experience. The writing is so energetic and creative. Ttramping Baker rated it it was od Sep 02, Be the first to ask a question about The Gentle Art of Tramping. Casey rated it it was amazing Dec 15, He walked across America once, Russia twice and Britain several times, and his book, The Gentle Art of Trampingwas a hymn to the wilderness of the British Isles.

Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Thu 28 Sep Stephen Graham was an extraordinary tramp and remains a patron saint of all wild campers. Christina Moodie rated it it was amazing Jan 11, Does this wistful, romantic image — of Chaplin, of the ‘tramp poet’ and the tramp of Arthur Smith’s nostalgic imagination — bear any relation trapming the actual lives of those who might step outside of settled society and take to the lanes? Al rated it really liked it Apr 21, By using our website you agree to our use of cookies.


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Return to Book Page. It gives guidance on walking, being open to discovery and being kind – advice as relevant now as it was then.

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Keeping a Nature Journal Charles E. One lives in the whole world rather than in interiors built up against it. It is a gentle art and there is much to learn; illusions to overcome, prejudices and habits to be shaken off. The whole hill has become my home ground too. Written by Stephen Graham init’s an extraordinary, poetic how-to guide to becoming a tramp, which includes colourful advice on all aspects of the tramp’s life: Written in by someone who walks tramps.